News and announcements

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...

Drool is cool. It's a learning tool!

October 18, 2010

Did you know that letting your baby chew on books can help her learn to read and write? Read more...

Workshop focus is spiritual literature for kids

October 11, 2010

In our increasingly multicultural society, many parents are interested in introducing their children to world religions. And what better way to do it than through books? 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...

Online databases can help with homework

October 4, 2010

From social studies to science to general reference, Worthington Libraries has a resource that will help you research, write and refine your next school project. 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...

Teens can tune in to music theme

September 27, 2010

Stephenie Meyer and other authors have often credited music as their muse, explaining that they simply can't write without it. Read more...

Homework Help Center is important back-to-school tool

September 20, 2010

If one-on-one assistance is what your child needs for a tough homework assignment, then the Homework Help Center is where your child needs to be. Read more...

Book sales boost bottom line

September 13, 2010

In this community, Market Day means books! Just ask the growing number of people who have called the Library over the last few weeks asking about the Friends Foundation of Worthington Libraries' annual Market Day book sale. Read more...