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Each week, our librarians are adding new Storytime at Home videos to our YouTube channel. Read on to learn more.

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With all K-12 schools in the state of Ohio closed, many parents and caregivers are scrambling to find activities to keep their kids educated and entertained.  Our eBranch provides many ways to help kids fight boredom and engage their minds.

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Our Children's Librarians and Materials Selection & Acquisition staff members have gathered resources to make talking to your kids about COVID-19 (coronavirus) easier and help them feel safe and reassured.

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What’s more exciting for a kid than getting mail? Getting books in the mail – for free! Learn more about the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library, part of Dolly Parton’s global Imagination Library initiative, and how every child in Ohio can sign up.

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When you move into a new space, one of the first things you want to do is decorate it and make it your own. So when the Library opened its new, state-of-the-art Distribution Center in September of 2019, the staff working there were eager to express themselves.

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We teamed up with the Cincinnati Museum Center to bring families Read Across America Day. Learn more about this day of storytimes, arts and crafts, and celebration of the magical, time-traveling, imaginative power of reading.

How to read like the Writer-in-Residence

  • February 24, 2020 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
  • General
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In a new video, Writer-in-Residence Dani McClain shares some of the books that inform her work as well as what she currently has checked out from the Library.

What reading means to me

  • February 19, 2020 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
  • General
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Back and bigger than ever, the Library's third annual African American Read-In drew booklovers together for an afternoon celebrating Black writers and illustrators. There, we asked attendees to share what reading means to them.

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In a new video, we're taking you behind the scenes and showing you how new materials you put on hold make their way into your hands.

Noname's Book Club

  • February 12, 2020 |
  • 3 MIN READ|
  • General
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If you're interested in a digital book club with a national following of more than 130,000 that focuses on uplifting the voices of people of color, then look no further than Chicago-based rapper Noname's Book Club.

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