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Calendar of Online Programs at Ohio’s Public Libraries

March 31, 2020

Ohio public libraries continue to serve their communities during the COVID-19 pandemic in creative, engaging, and innovative ways. Live online programs and events re-connect libraries […]

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Bill Morris Will Be Interim Executive Director of State Library

March 20, 2020

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce the State Library Board has appointed Bill Morris as Interim Executive Director starting April 1, 2020, […]

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State Library to Close to Help Prevent Community Spread of COVID-19

March 13, 2020

We are closely monitoring information and recommendations by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), Office of Ohio Governor Mike DeWine, and the Ohio […]

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State Library Takes Steps to Prevent Community Spread of COVID-19

March 12, 2020

The State Library of Ohio is joining federal, state, and local officials in taking steps to prevent community spread of COVID-19. Today, State Librarian Beverly […]

John Stewart Promoted to Director of Operations and Technology of SEO

March 4, 2020

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce the promotion of John Stewart to Director of Operations and Technology of SEO (Serving Every Ohioan) […]

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Apply for a Guiding Ohio Online Program LSTA Grant

March 3, 2020

The State Library’s Guiding Ohio Online program, which targets populations in rural Ohio, helps Ohioans develop digital skills needed to fully participate in the digital age. Applications […]

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Library Pride Featured in Latest Issue of Ohio Libraries Quarterly

February 18, 2020

The latest issue of the Ohio Libraries Quarterly was recently posted to our website and is available to read online, or download and print. Feature […]

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Janet Carleton Joins State Library Board

February 6, 2020

The State Library of Ohio is pleased to announce the State Board of Education of Ohio recently appointed Janet Carleton to the State Library Board. […]

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Ohio Digital Network Creates Primary Source Sets for Education and Research

January 30, 2020

The State Library of Ohio and Ohio Digital Network are pleased to announce the creation of eight primary source sets, available for all to use […]

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Thank You, Omu! By Oge Mora Selected as 2020 Floyd’s Pick Book Award Winner by Choose to Read Ohio Advisory Council

January 17, 2020

Three Floyd’s Pick Honor Books Also Selected for 2020 The State Library of Ohio and the Choose to Read Ohio (CTRO) Advisory Council are pleased […]