Library to open at 10 am on Wednesday, September 10
The Newberry will open one hour late, at 10 am on Wednesday, September 10. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Library closed Saturday, August 30
The Newberry will be closed on Saturday, August 30 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Regular hours will resume on Tuesday, September 2.
Early registration for Fall Adult Education Seminars is open!
Register now for Adult Education Seminars. Find one (or more) that interests you. Early registration ends September 9.
WTTW's "Chicago Tonight" features Newberry WWI items
Watch Eddie Arruza’s synthesis of Chicago’s connections to World War I, featuring Newberry collection items and staff.
Book Fair featured on "Good Day Chicago"
Watch Michelle Miller Burns discuss our mammoth 30th Annual Book Fair, on Fox-32’s “Good Day Chicago.”
Newberry online catalog may be unavailable Saturday, July 12
This Saturday, July 12, between 4am and noon, the Newberry’s online catalog may be unavailable for a period of time as routers at a data center are replaced. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Library closed Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5
In observance of Independence Day, the Newberry will be entirely closed on Friday, July 4 and Saturday, July 5.
The Newberry on Instagram
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Visit us at Printers Row Lit Fest
The Newberry is proud to be part of Printers Row Lit Fest! Visit our booth (Tent Z-2), Saturday - Sunday, June 7 - 8, to chat and learn what’s new at the library.
Reading Rooms closed Saturday, May 24
In observance of Memorial Day, our reading rooms will be closed Saturday, May 24, and the entire library will be closed Monday, May 26.