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Little Libraries

There are 58 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

57th Street Books (0.2 miles)
1301 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
5701 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637
1501 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
5751 S. Woodlawn, Chicago, IL 60637
1526 East 55th Street, Chicago, IL 60015
1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
1118 East 58th Street , Chicago, IL 60637
JKM Library (0.4 miles)
1100 East 55th Street, Seminary Building, Chicago, IL 60615
1100 East 55th Street, Seminary Building, Lower Level, Chicago, IL 60615
5730 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637
1116 E. 59th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
5416 South Cornell Avenue, 5th Floor (Academic and Conference Center), Chicago, IL 60615-5698
1407 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
970 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
Frontline Books (0.6 miles)
5206 S. Harper Ave, Chicago, IL 60616
1121 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
6050 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637-2804
969 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637
4904 South Lake Park Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615
731 East 63rd Street, Chicago, IL 60637
4801 South Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL 60615
1000 E. 73rd Street 60619
6151 South Normal Boulevard, Chicago, IL 60621
2505 East 73rd Street, Chicago, IL 60649
6301 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60621

Local events

Feb
27
Community Storyime @ Cornerstone Books
Villa Park Public Library, Monday, February 27 at 09:30am
We're at Cornerstone Books in Villa Park once a month to tell stories and visit the community! Come by and enjoy a change of venue with us.
Located offsite at: Cornerstone Books, 22 South Villa Avenue, Villa Park (added from Eventkeeper)
Feb
28
CHICK LIT BOOK CLUB
Homer Township Public Library, Tuesday, February 28 at 7pm
Do you love contemporary fiction written for women? Join in the fun, lively discussions at the Chick Lit Book Club! Each month’s book selection is available at the library for check out. New members are welcome! (added from Eventkeeper)
Mar
5
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Sunday, March 5 at 4:30pm
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study

In conversation with Judge Richard Posner (signing to follow), Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
6
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study
Charles M. Harper Center, Monday, March 6 at 6:30pm
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study

Speaking and signing, University of Chicago’s Stigler Center for the Study of the Economy and the State (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
7
Stephen M. Stigler, The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, March 7 at 6pm
Stephen M. Stigler, The Seven Pillars of Statistical Wisdom

Talk and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
9
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights
Catherine J. Ross, Lessons in Censorship: How Schools and Courts Subvert Students’ First Amendment Rights

Panelist, “The Battle over Free Speech on College Campuses,” University of Chicago Institute of Politics (cosponsored by the International House Global Voice Program) (added from Harvard University Press)
Mar
15
Renters' Rights and Responsibilities
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Wednesday, March 15 at 1:30pm
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Renters' Rights and Responsibilities.

Date: March 15, 2017, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Speaker: Victoria Ogunsanya, Esq., Lawyers’ Committee for Better Housing

This free program will present a basic overview of the rights and responsibilities of landlords and tenants in Chicago, including:

* Chicago Residential Landlord & Tenant Ordinance (RLTO)

* Evictions

* Illegal lockouts

* Retaliation

No MCLE credit is available for this program.

To register or for more information, see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Mar
21
Advanced Legal Research on Westlaw
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Tuesday, March 21 at 10am
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Advanced Legal Research on Westlaw

Tuesday, March 21, 10:00 a.m.-11:15 a.m.

Presented by Jeremy Meador, Esq.

Learn advanced legal research techniques on Westlaw. Covers the use of Westlaw's tools, features, and content. This class will help experienced legal researchers further refine their research strategies for maximum efficiency.

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit available.

The Cook County Law Library offers free onsite access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, including event registration, see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Apr
4
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, April 4 at unknown time
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography

Reading, conversation with University of Chicago Professor Wendy Doniger, and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
4
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Tuesday, April 4 at 7:30pm
David Shulman, Tamil: A Biography

In conversation with University of Chicago Professor Wendy Doniger (signing to follow), Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
11
Litigation Research with Westlaw
Cook County Law Library - Main Library, Tuesday, April 11 at 2pm
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Litigation Research with Westlaw

Tuesday, April 11, 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Presenter: Aloha Mateo-Figueroa, Esq.

Learn how to research procedural issues, retrieve court rules and determine whether you can rely on a case.

Discover how you can use Westlaw for briefs, pleadings, motions, and jury verdicts.

The Cook County Law Library offers free onsite access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database.

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit available

This event is free and open to the public.

To register or for more information please see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Apr
12
Sianne Ngai, Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting and Ugly Feelings
Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities, Wednesday, April 12 at 5pm
Sianne Ngai, Our Aesthetic Categories: Zany, Cute, Interesting and Ugly Feelings

Giving the 2015–2016 Distinguished Harris Lecture, “Theory of the Gimmick,” Alice Kaplan Institute for the Humanities at Northwestern University (added from Harvard University Press)
Apr
13
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War
University of Chicago-Rosenwald Hall, Thursday, April 13 at 7pm
Viet Thanh Nguyen, Nothing Ever Dies: Vietnam and the Memory of War

Speaking and signing, University of Chicago (added from Harvard University Press)
May
9
Maximize Your Research: Practical Law Tools on Westlaw
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Maximize Your Research: Practical Law Tools on Westlaw

Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 5:00p.m.-6:15p.m.

Presenter: Jeremy Meador, Esq.

Learn about Practical Law tools available via Westlaw. This class covers:

* Practice notes, checklists and forms

* Understanding the law and how it applies in practice

* Current awareness, telling you what you need to know and why

* Coverage across all major practice areas

The Cook County Law Library offers free onsite access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database.

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit available

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information about this event, including registration, please see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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May
18
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track Changes: A Literary History of Word Processing
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Thursday, May 18 at 6pm
Matthew G. Kirschenbaum, Track changes: A Literary History of Word Processing

Speaking and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
12
Elizabeth Hinton, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America
2016 Printers Row Lit Fest, Monday, June 12 at unknown time
Elizabeth Hinton, From the war on poverty to the war on crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America

Panelist (signing to follow), Chicago Tribune Printers Row Lit Fest (added from Harvard University Press)
Jun
13
Topical Research on Westlaw
The Cook County Law Library Presents: Topical Research on Westlaw

Tuesday, June 13, 2:00 p.m.-3:15 p.m.

Speaker: Aloha Mateo-Figueroa, Esq.

Learn how to use Westlaw for topical legal research. Covers the use of Westlaw's tools, features, and content. This class will help legal researchers already familiar with the basics to develop effective more effective topical research strategies.

The Cook County Law Library offers free onsite access to Westlaw, a premier legal information database.

1.0 Hour MCLE Credit is available.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, including registration, please see the Cook County Law Library website. (djsanborne)
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Oct
6
Laura Weinrib, The Taming of Free Speech: America’s Civil Liberties Compromise
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Friday, October 6 at 6pm
Laura Weinrib, The Taming of Free Speech: America’s Civil Liberties Compromise

Speaking and signing, Seminary Co-op (added from Harvard University Press)
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