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Next Chapter Book Club

July 15, 2016

The Next Chapter Book Club (NCBC) offers community-based book clubs for adolescents and adults with Down syndrome, autism, cerebral palsy and other intellectual and developmental […]

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Government Information You Can Use – National and State Parks

June 29, 2016

Each quarter the  State Library of Ohio publishes Government Information You Can Use. The newsletter features useful information from state and federal governments available at […]

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Grants for the Arts Seminars hosted by the Office of Senator Sherrod Brown

June 1, 2016

Sen. Brown invites arts institutions, museums, and libraries in Ohio to attend grant seminars on Wednesday, June 8th in Cincinnati and Columbus, and Thursday, June […]

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

May 26, 2016

The State Library of Ohio Board recently approved a $1,600,00 federal Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) LSTA grant to The Ohio State University […]

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State Library of Ohio selected as one of the Top Workplaces in Central Ohio

May 5, 2016

The State Library of Ohio was recently selected as one of the 2016 Top Workplaces by the Columbus C.E.O. Magazine. Top Workplaces lists are based […]

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Phil Willke Joins State Library Staff

April 28, 2016

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce that Phil Willke has joined its staff as Library Assistant in Circulation & Special Services. He […]

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Books Selected for Choose to Read Ohio 2017 & 2018

April 27, 2016

The State Library of Ohio, Ohioana Library Association, and Ohio Center for the Book are pleased to announce the 20 books selected for the 2017 […]

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Ohio Libraries Quarterly – Interview with a Librarian, Library Development, and Looking Back

April 22, 2016

The latest issue of the Ohio Libraries Quarterly is available to read online and to download and print. This issue of the Ohio Libraries Quarterly […]

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Kirstin Krumsee appointed to serve on the Depository Library Council of the GPO

April 13, 2016

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce that Kirstin Krumsee has been appointed to serve on the Depository Library Council of the federal […]

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State Library Board Encourages all Ohioans to Visit Their Libraries or Library Websites This Week

April 12, 2016

The State Library of Ohio Board honored the important role of libraries and library workers by recently proclaiming National Library Week as April 10 – […]