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Location: Park Ridge, IL 60068, United States

Little Libraries

There are 75 "Little Libraries" within 25 miles.

Local venues

20 S. Prospect Avenue, Park Ridge, IL 60068
1775 Dempster Street, 9th Floor, Park Ridge, IL 60068
8765 West Higgins Road (Lutheran Center), Chicago, IL 60631
6960 West Oakton Street, Niles, IL 60714
6083 North Northwest Highway, Chicago, IL 60631
1501 Ellinwood Street, Des Plaines, IL 60016
7454 West Balmoral Avenue, Chicago, IL 60656
1600 East Golf Road, Des Plaines, IL 60016
6140 Lincoln Avenue, Morton Grove, IL 60053
5605 W. Touhy Ave., Niles, IL 60714
4613 North Oketo Avenue, Harwood Heights, IL 60706
O'Hare Airport, Chicago, IL
5405 Touhy Avenue (at Village Crossing Shopping Center), Skokie, IL 60077
4200 Old River Road, Schiller Park, IL 60176
1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025
1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025
5331 West Devon Avenue, Chicago, IL 60646
5215 Oakton Street, Skokie, IL 60077
Alibi Books, Inc. (4.5 miles)
995 Waukegan Road, Glenview, IL 60025
7701 Lincoln Avenue, Skokie, IL 60077
4300 North Narragansett Avenue, Chicago, IL 60634
1722 Milwaukee Ave, Glenview, Illinois 60025-1441
9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL 60077
9603 Woods Drive, Skokie, IL 60077
7536 West Addison Street, Chicago, IL 60634

Local events

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
3
IPG Publisher Summit and Sales Conference
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Wednesday, May 3 at unknown time
IPG will be hosting our annual IPG Publisher Summit and Sales Conference from May 3 - 5, 2017 in our home city of Chicago, IL.
There’ll be two days of programs, panels, and sessions on topics central to the book business as well as unparalleled access to review publications, printers, ebook vendors, and other service providers. Stay tuned! Additional information regarding Summit schedule will follow in the coming months.
For more information on the event, visit http://www.ipgbook.com/ipgsummit17. (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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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
10
Printer's Row Lit Fest
2017 Printers Row Lit Fest, Saturday, June 10 at unknown time
IPG will be attending Printer's Row Lit Fest in Chicago, IL on June 10 - 11, 2017.
The Printers Row Lit Fest was founded in 1985 by the Near South Planning Board to attract visitors to the Printers Row neighborhood (once the city's bookmaking hub). By 2002, it had grown to five city blocks (on Dearborn, from Congress to Polk), attracting more than 200 booksellers from across the country displaying new, used and antiquarian books and featuring more than 200 authors participating in panels, discussions and a variety of other programs.
To learn more about the event, visit http://printersrowlitfest.org (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Jun
12
Elizabeth Hinton, From the War on Poverty to the War on Crime: The Making of Mass Incarceration in America
2017 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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Jun
22
American Library Association Annual Conference (ALA)
Hyatt Regency McCormick Place, Thursday, June 22 at unknown time
IPG will be attending ALA's Annual Conference in Chicago, IL from June 22 - 27, 2017.
You’ll help make your library more effective, save money, and serve your users better when you implement the innovative ideas, strategies, and techniques you bring back. The conference program is always designed to maximize your time away from your job. With a focus on engagement, dialogue, and innovation around transforming libraries, the content of ALA conferences and meetings will help you help your library track trends and keep up with this rapidly changing field. You’ll get ideas and tips from hundreds of programs, discussion groups, updates, networking events, and speakers. Various tools will help you identify the best programs for your area(s) of librarianship, including the Conference Scheduler and advance program listings.
To learn more about the event, visit http://2017.alaannual.org (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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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)
Oct
11
Heartland Fall Forum 2017
The Westin Lombard Yorktown Center, Wednesday, October 11 at unknown time
IPG will be attending the Heartland Fall Forum in Lombard, IL from October 11 - 13, 2017.
The Heartland Fall Forum is a uniquely collaborative event. In 2012, for the first time in regional bookselling, two trade associations (the Midwest Independent Booksellers Association and the Great Lakes Independent Booksellers Association) joined forces to host a joint regional trade show serving the Greater Midwest. It’s been viewed as an overwhelming success and is now a permanent feature of the publishing and bookselling landscape.
For more information on this event, visit http://www.heartlandfallforum.org (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Nov
16
African Studies Association - 60th Annual Meeting
Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile, Thursday, November 16 at unknown time
IPG Academic & Professional Publishing will be attending the 60th Annual Meeting of the African Studies Association in Chicago, IL from November 16 - 18, 2017.
The 2017 annual meeting of the African Studies Association marks the 60th anniversary of the ASA. The association is responsible, in part, for institutionalizing the study of Africa in the United States, advocating for informed policy, and building dialogue and exchange with Africa-based scholars and institutions. The 60th anniversary offers a moment for critical reflection on what and who we are as an institution.
For more information on this event, visit http://www.africanstudies.org/annual-meetings (added from Independent Publishers Group)
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Mar
5
David A. Moss, Democracy: A Case Study
Seminary Co-op Bookstore, Monday, March 5, 2018 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)
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