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E-resources and digital offerings expanded during Library closure

E-resources and digital offerings have been expanded while the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County remains closed to the public in response to the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic.
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Public Library to close starting Friday evening

In response to the growing COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County will close all of its facilities to the public beginning Friday, March 13, 2020 at 6 p.m.
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Public Library still open during COVID-19 outbreak but with modifications, cancellations

In response to Gov. Mike DeWine's and Mayor John Cranley's declarations of states of emergencies for Ohio and Cincinnati, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is canceling all events and classes beginning Friday, March 13, through April 3, 2020.
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Public Library celebrates Women’s History Month with LadyFest event

Public Library celebrates Women’s History Month with LadyFest event In honor of Women’s History Month this March the Downtown Main Library presents LadyFest, a celebration of women’s health and wellness.
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Four new members join Library Foundation board of directors

The Library Foundation of Cincinnati and Hamilton County recently welcomed four new members to its board of directors: Chrissey Barrett Haslam, Deborah A. Heater, JD, Kara Sanders, and Matthew Selker. These Library Foundation directors are a dedicated group of volunteers who share a love for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and those it serves.
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Beloved author Sharon Draper featured guest at Library’s African American Read-In

Beloved author Sharon Draper featured guest at Library’s African American Read-In Established in 1990, the National African American Read-In is the nation’s first and oldest event dedicated to diversity in literature. This initiative has reached more than six million participants around the world. Hamilton county residents can be a part of the celebration this year thanks to the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.
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