Today, the Library is a technology hub, a community center, a social service, a playgroup, a streaming platform, and so much more. But that's not what everyone always thinks we are. We’ve rounded up some of the Library myths that make us cringe. Here's what's really going on instead.
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.
Wrongful convictions are not just the stuff of true-crime programs and podcasts. They happen everywhere, and Ohio is no exception. Carey Hoffman and Jennifer Bergeron of OIP discuss the organization's important work.
Jewish Community Relations Council Director Jackie Congedo talks about the upcoming events, what she hopes the community will get out of the discussions, and resources for those who want to learn more about the fraught Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
Even if you write as little as fifteen minutes a day, don't let the work rest for too long when you know you still have miles to go. Writer-in-Residence Jessica Strawer shares her tricks to keep the words moving.
The Library Foundation supports the programs of our Library, like Summer Adventure, Homework Helpers, and also funds new and innovative projects. But it doesn't come without help from dedicated Library community members.
Connecting community members with well-paying, steady jobs is one of the Library’s missions. We’ve rounded up some of our favorite books for job seekers and career advancers.
In advance of Bryan Stevenson's presentation at our inaugural Mary S. Stern Lecture Series Oct 2 at the Aronoff, we're kicking off a system-wide book club to discuss his book 'Just Mercy'.
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.
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