From 2013 through 2017, Writer-in-Residence Dani McClain followed Black Lives Matter organizing closely and wrote about it for several publications. Given the recent nationwide uprisings and efforts to root out structural racism in policing and other institutions, she is reflecting on what she's learned through her reporting in her latest blog post.


Eager to access digital resources from the Library through an app on your phone or tablet? Let us be your guide.

My Post - 2020-07-02T144844.328.png

The MLK Coalition of Cincinnati's resource guide includes Library books that reflect on the history of our nation, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy, and how it plays into the current fight for racial justice.


The Library's in-person services will pause beginning Monday, July 6. Our open locations will continue to offer curbside and drive-thru service.

blog-libraryexpand (1).png

Plus, learn how we're handling holds, and more.


Learn how our Library is a part of an ecosystem of community partners connecting people to educational and financial resources to combat housing insecurity and homelessness.


We asked Library friends and staff members to share what Pride means to them, along with some of their favorite LGBTQIA+ reads and the importance of being able to find them at the Library. This video collage is a love letter to all of our LGBTQIA+ community members and staff.


A message from the Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Library Director Paula Brehm-Heeger on the temporary shut down of our Distribution Center for cleaning after positive COVID-19 test. Our public locations currently open remain operational.


Grab some popcorn, because these movies that weren't able to be widely viewed in theaters are now available on DVD from the Library.


Ready to Discover Summer? Track your reading and learning activities with our free app!

Fill out the form below to receive updates on new blog posts.