Announcements

Worthington Libraries receives national award

January 10, 2011

Worthington Libraries is a winner of a 2011 John Cotton Dana Award for its branding and marketing campaign entitled, "Find yourself here." The award announcement was made at a press conference held on Saturday, January 8 at the American Library Association Midwinter Conference in San Diego. Read more...

Library announces holiday closures

December 17, 2010

Mark your calendar with our upcoming holiday closings. Read more...

Director's Message - Winter 2010-11

December 3, 2010

Happy holidays! I'm looking forward to celebrating the season in Worthington. Read more...

Catalog and account will be unavailable

November 26, 2010

On Thursday night, the library catalog and account functions will be temporarily unavailable. Read more...

Thanksgiving hours to take effect

November 19, 2010

Mark your calendar with our upcoming special hours. Read more...

Check It Out!: Worthington Libraries' unique setup fosters collaboration

November 17, 2010

During the recent election campaign, we received quite a few calls from voters with questions about Issue 4, the proposed operating levy to benefit the Columbus Metropolitan Library, which passed on November 2 with 66 percent of the vote. Read more...

Volunteers Lin, Traub earn Vetter Award

November 17, 2010

From searching for missing books to registering children for the summer reading club, from repairing DVDs and CDs to suiting up as costumed characters, Worthington Libraries depends on its dedicated volunteers. Read more...

Check It Out!: Library won't let growing popularity of e-readers leave it behind

October 20, 2010

I've spent a lot of time talking with people in the last few months. I've been meeting with community leaders— both familiar and new faces— and attending staff and department meetings at our three library locations. I've also met with several of our incumbent state legislators as well as those running for office. Read more...

Check It Out!: Library will evolve to meet Worthington's changing needs

October 6, 2010

This is the first of my series of columns about Worthington Libraries. I'm eager to share information about library services and look forward to receiving feedback as I continue to learn more about the community and adjust to my new role as library director. Read more...

Worthington Libraries named 2010 5-Star Library

October 5, 2010

In its latest round of evaluation of public libraries nationwide, Library Journal has once again awarded Worthington Libraries a five-star rating. Read more...