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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|
  • General
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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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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.

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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.

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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.

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Local influencer, fashion blogger, and small business owner Rebecca Shakespeare Armstrong on her lifelong love of the Library and its many resources.