Announcements

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...

Issue 4 Clarification

September 29, 2010

Voters in the Worthington School District with a Columbus ZIP code may have received a mailing about Issue 4, a levy proposal to support the Columbus Metropolitan Library. Read more...

Library resumes Sunday hours

September 8, 2010

Beginning September 12, all Worthington Libraries locations will resume Sunday hours from 1-5pm. Read more...

Library to close for Labor Day

September 2, 2010

All Worthington Libraries locations will be closed Monday, September 6 in observance of the Labor Day holiday. Read more...

Library Trustee search

September 1, 2010

Worthington Libraries is accepting applications for a new Trustee. Read more...

Volunteers dedicate over 1,000 hours to Library

August 10, 2010

Although it's hard for most of us to imagine volunteering 5-6 hours a week on top of our busy personal schedules, it's nearly impossible to imagine doing this consistently, every week, for more than five years. Read more...