News and announcements

Director's Message - Spring 2009

March 2, 2009

We just finished putting together statistics for library operations in 2008. Amazingly, circulation of library materials continues to increase and was up 9.5% last year. Read more...

Library opens Job Help Centers

February 24, 2009

In an effort to help patrons looking for employment information or searching for a job, Worthington Libraries has opened Job Help Centers at all three of its locations. Read more...

Worthington Libraries named 5-Star Library

February 23, 2009

In 2007, Worthington Libraries was nationally recognized as the Library Journal/Gale Library of the Year. Recently, the system was recognized by both the Government Finance Officers Association and the State Auditor for its excellence in financial accountability and reporting. Now, it has another honor to add to the list. Read more...

Former "Kenyon Review" editor to lead writing workshop

February 17, 2009

Registrations are still being accepted for the next workshop in the library's writing series, Mark My Words. Read more...

Try our new instant messaging reference service!

February 9, 2009

Looking for a fast, easy way to get reliable answers? Try Ask Us: IM, Worthington Libraries' new instant messaging reference service to get answers and information without leaving your computer. Read more...

Learn more about Black History Month

February 3, 2009

Use your Worthington Libraries card to learn more about Black History Month. Access library-exclusive research databases to explore African-Americans' influence on history, art, and culture. Read more...

Popular music series returns

January 30, 2009

What could be more relaxing at the end of a long winter week than to sit comfortably by a fire listening to some great music? Every Friday afternoon this month you'll be able to do just that as February by the Fire returns to Old Worthington Library. Read more...

Worthington Libraries Board welcomes new Trustee

January 23, 2009

The Board of Trustees of Worthington Libraries welcomed David Goldberger as the library's newest board member at its annual organizational meeting held on January 21 at Northwest Library. Read more...

Bestselling author to lead writing workshop

January 21, 2009

Registrations are still being accepted for the next workshop in the library's writing series, Mark My Words. Read more...

Teens deliver holiday cheer

January 12, 2009

Last month, nearly 25 teens gave up an entire Saturday to read and help kids less fortunate than themselves during Worthington Libraries' Teen Read-A-Thon. Read more...