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Open eBooks Opens World of Digital Reading to Children

March 22, 2016

Open eBooks is now available to millions of students offering unprecedented access to thousands of digital books. Last month Open eBooks announced a new initiative […]

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State Library of Ohio’s Government Information Services Featured on U.S. GPO Website

March 2, 2016

Government Information Services at the State Library of Ohio is currently featured on the U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO) Federal Depository Library Program website. The […]

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Ohio Libraries Quarterly – 2015 Year in Review

February 22, 2016

The latest issue of the Ohio Libraries Quarterly is available to read online and to download and print. The issue features three feature articles submitted […]

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Former Head of Field Unit Operations at the State Library and Celebrated Bookmobile Guru John Philip Passes

February 3, 2016

It is with sadness that the State Library announces the death of John Philip, former Head of Field Unit Operations at the State Library, on […]

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State Library of Ohio Welcomes Judge Michael Merz to the Board

January 25, 2016

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce that the State Board of Education of Ohio recently appointed Judge Michael Merz to the State […]

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Former Board President John Myles recognized for his service by the State Library of Ohio

During its January meeting the State Library Board recognized John Myles for his years of service.  Board President Jennifer Thompson McKell read  the following resolution: […]

CTRO Advisory Board and State Librarian Beverly Cain Establish Floyd’s Pick

January 22, 2016

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce that State Librarian Beverly Cain and the Choose to Read Ohio (CTRO) Advisory Board recently honored […]

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State Library Bids Farewell to Paula Buco

January 8, 2016

Administrative Professional Paula Buco has retired after 30 years with the State Library at its Serving Every Ohioan (SEO) location in Caldwell, Ohio. The State […]

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State Library Board recently awarded $158,062 in federal IMLS LSTA grants to libraries

December 23, 2015

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce that the State Library Board recently awarded $158,062 in federal Institute of Museum and Library Services […]

Ohio Digital Public Library of America Survey Report

December 7, 2015

As part of the Ohio Digital Public Library of America planning grant the project steering committee conducted a survey of Ohio’s libraries, museums, historical societies, […]