At the State Library, we believe that collaboration and information sharing within the library community is essential to building a Smarter Ohio. Check out the different resources available to your library by visiting the links below.
- American Rescue Plan Act of 2021
- Choose to Read Ohio
- Find an Ohio library
- Library law
- NASA@ My Library
- Ohio Digital Library
- Ohio Public Library statistics
- Ohio library collaboration & sharing
- Service for the blind and print disabled
- Serving Every Ohioan (SEO) Service Center
- Strategic planning
Training & Professional Development
Interested in continuing your education? We offer training and professional development opportunities for Ohio library staff. You will also find continuing education resources offered by other organizations by visiting the Training Opportunities page.
Library Programs & Development
We also help Ohio libraries develop training and programs for staff and patrons on a variety of topics. Visit our Library Programs and Development page for details about Choose to Read Ohio, Connecting to Collections, Government Documents Depository Program, Guiding Ohio Online, Ohio Digital Library, Summer Reading Program, Talking Books Program, Youth Services and more.
Government Documents Depository Program
The State Library is the only regional federal depository in Ohio and is also a depository for state information. We help Ohio libraries and librarians understand and effectively leverage government information and resources.
Logos & Promotional Material
Download promotional graphics, logos, and information flyers about State Library services to libraries.
At the State Library, we coordinate the statewide delivery network. Learn more about this offering and how it can benefit your library.
Your library program or initiative may be eligible for the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant.