The MLK Coalition of Cincinnati's resource guide includes Library books that reflect on the history of our nation, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s legacy, and how it plays into the current fight for racial justice.
This Memorial Day weekend, as we honor the fallen throughout history, take a moment to reflect with some of the local veterans who are a part of the Library's Veterans History Project.
While we may not be able to bring you the plush seats of a theater and the excitement of a night out, the Library can help you relive the glitz and glam of our city's theater-going past through our Digital Library and the eBranch.
More than 100 years ago, our city and our nation faced a pandemic similar in many ways to the one we face now. Our Genealogy & Local History department researched how Cincinnati responded to the outbreak and how those decisions of the past impact how we're approaching COVID-19 today.
The Eva Jane Romaine Coombe Library Director Paula Brehm-Heeger reflects with clarity and hope on national, local, and personal history during these unprecedented times.
Black history should be taught and celebrated every day of the year, not just in February. The Library is proud to provide materials, events, and other programs that center African Americans throughout the year, and especially this February. Read on to see what we have planned!
This year marks the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution stating the right of citizens to vote "shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex." Learn about the two exhibits now on display at the Library that honor this historic moment with important nuance.
As the nation reflects on the incredible life and legacy of a civil rights icon, we've rounded up materials that not only celebrate the legend, but the man, whose complexities and revolutionary visions are sometimes forgotten.
It's not every day a Branch Library turns the big 3-0! Find out how the Green Township Branch Library is celebrating its anniversary this weekend.
Now on display until January 26, 2020, the Library's 'Cinema Cincinnati' exhibit is filled with historic photos, blasts from the past, and fun facts.
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