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Opioids in Communities, Libraries in Response

June 19, 2018

Join the Regional Library Systems, the State Library of Ohio, and OhioNET for Opioids in Communities, Libraries in Response—a day-long event coming to a location […]

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Applications Available for LSTA Competitive Grants

June 12, 2018

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce the availability of LSTA competitive grants.  Applications are being accepted in four categories: Data Management and Analytics: […]

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State Library Receives Notable Government Documents 2017 Recognition from the American Library Association’s Government Documents Round Table (GODORT).

June 1, 2018

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce that The State Library at 200: A Celebration of Library Services to Ohio by Cynthia G. […]

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Libraries by the Numbers Will Help Ohio Public Libraries Visualize Their Data

May 30, 2018

The State Library is pleased to announce the launch of Libraries by the Numbers, an online tool to help Ohio public libraries create custom infographics […]

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Books Selected for Choose to Read Ohio 2019 and 2020

April 12, 2018

The State Library of Ohio, Ohioana Library Association, and Ohio Center for the Book are pleased to announce the 20 books selected for the 2019 […]

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Announcing Participants Selected For Library Leadership Ohio 2018

April 10, 2018

The State Library of Ohio and OhioNET are pleased to announce the cohort of developing leaders selected to participate in Library Leadership Ohio 2018. Participants […]

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Provide Feedback On Draft of Ohio Department of Education’s New Strategic Plan

April 9, 2018

Dear Colleagues, This is a request for members of the library community to provide feedback on the draft of the Ohio Department of Education’s new […]

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Ohio State School for the Blind Student Art On Display at State Library

March 23, 2018

The second annual Ohio State School for the Blind (OSSB) Student Art Show is now on display at the State Library. The art show features […]

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A New School Year by Sally Derby Selected as 2018 Choose to Read Ohio Floyd’s Pick

March 22, 2018

The State Library of Ohio and the Choose to Read Ohio Advisory Council are pleased to announce that A New School Year: Stories in Six […]

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State Library Board Approves LSTA Grant to Continue Statewide Access to Core Set of Databases

March 16, 2018

On March 15th the State Library of Ohio Board approved a $1,500,000 federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) LSTA grant to The Ohio […]