News and announcements

Governor holds press conference

July 6, 2009

With lawmakers still at an impasse, Ohio will fund state programs through July 14 under a second interim budget. Read more...

Boost your buying power with ConsumerReports.org

July 6, 2009

Worthington Libraries' patrons now have convenient Web-based access to reliable consumer information available from Consumer Reports. Read more...

Budget debate focuses on slot machines

July 2, 2009

The fate of library funding is still up in the air, as legislative debate continues around the issue of introducing slot machines at Ohio racetracks. Read more...

Ohio budget debate continues

July 1, 2009

For the first time in 18 years, Ohio is operating on an interim budget as the legislature continues to debate how to fix a $3.2 billion budget shortfall. Read more...

Governor's statement on public libraries

June 26, 2009

The Governor has issued a statement in response to the thousands of e-mails and phone calls received from Ohioans asking him to maintain funding for Ohio's public libraries. Read more...

Your voices are being heard!

June 25, 2009

Thanks for your support! The Governor and Ohio legislators have been deluged with messages from passionate library patrons speaking out in support of Ohio libraries. Read more...

Urge your legislators to save Ohio libraries!

June 22, 2009

Worthington Libraries wants to make it easy for you to contact your state legislators to help save Ohio libraries. Read more...

Outdoor concerts continue

June 21, 2009

The sounds of summer are in full swing in Northwest Library's backyard. Read more...

Save Ohio libraries!

June 20, 2009

Emergency call to action! The state legislature is working to finalize Ohio's next biennium budget by June 30. Read more...

Find great reads for summer

June 15, 2009

Need a good beach read for your summer vacation? Stalled on what to read next for the summer reading program? We can help! Read more...