It's officially "TeenTober"!

  • October 4, 2019 |
  • 4 MIN READ|
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In honor of the first annual "TeenTober" the Downtown Main Library's TeenSpot asked teens to give their book, eBook, and audiobook recommendations for fellow teenagers. (And a few from the Librarians too, because they couldn't resist!)

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If you aren’t able to attend the Stern Lecture Series to listen and learn from Bryan Stevenson in person, we have plenty of other ways for you to engage in his work to end mass incarceration, institutionalized racism, and economic oppression.

Tales from the Stacks: Vol. 1

  • September 20, 2019 |
  • 4 MIN READ|
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Reference Librarian Adam Vorobok is taking you into the stacks and revealing the rare, the weird, and the wonderful materials that can be found in the Library's collection.

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September 15 - October 15 marks Hispanic Heritage Month. We've rounded up some of our favorite books, movies, and music to honor our Latinx community members.

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This year's Summer Adventure was one of our most successful yet. Check out all the fun we had!

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August 2019 marks 400 years since the first documented landing of enslaved Africans to what would become the U.S. We've curated a list of books and videos that address the history of slavery and the impacts it still has on society today.

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Learn how a book on balloon twisting lead Amy Holmes to start a thriving business that brings joy to kids all over Ohio.

Open roads. Open doors. Open Books

  • August 15, 2019 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
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Cross-country cyclist Roger "Dodger" Brooks finds social connection, entertainment, and small business resources by using libraries across the U.S. His latest stop? The Mariemont Branch Library.

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Starting July 17, the Library is dropping off books donated by the Friends of the Public Library to the OhioMeansJobs Center and plans to regularly restock the Honor Books cart there. Click to learn more about this partnership.

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Downtown Main Library Teen Librarian Emma Willig discusses her outreach with teenage girls at the Hamilton County Juvenile Court Youth Center and the authentic interactions that take place around books, poetry, and introspection.

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