The story of how one man turned losing his job, marriage, and home into a fresh start at the place he least expected: the Library.
We're on the hunt for next year's Writer-in-Residence. Apply now and receive a $10,000 stipend thanks to the generous support of Naomi Tucker Gerwin and the Library Foundation if selected, along with lots of other honors and opportunities. Learn more about the role from 2019 WIR Jessica Strawser.
This free exhibition of Cincinnatians in WWI features select original photographs from the Museum Center’s and Library's collection. It runs June 28 to September 29, and is located in the Ruthven Community Gallery at the Cincinnati Museum Center
On this episode of the "Inside the Writer's Head" podcast, our Writer-in-Residence, Jessica Strawser sits down with David Bell, author of the new psychological thriller 'Layover'.
The Library is run by people working in many different roles and they’re all helping community members with much more than book recommendations. Our series "Spend a Day with a Library Worker" takes you inside the lives of different Library staff members and follows them on a typical work day.
In 2017, the Library began a partnership with Cincinnati Metropolitan Housing Authority as part of a nationwide program to get books into communities with limited access to literacy resources.
Local influencer, fashion blogger, and small business owner Rebecca Shakespeare Armstrong on her lifelong love of the Library and its many resources.
Three fun STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) activities for kids that strengthen important developmental skills like fine motor skills, spatial awareness, and decision making.
Contrary to most stories, this one begins with an ending. Vinyl records had reached their swan song in 1988 when CDs outsold them for the first time. Adapting to the times, the library began to purchase more CDs and devote floor space to them, banishing 17,500 LPs to the basement. There they slumbered on metal shelves…until now.
Find out all the ways we're taking Pride beyond the month of June and commemorating our LGBTQ+ community members, staff, and allies throughout the year.
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