Cleveland Public Library Presents: 2022 Norman A. Sugarman Children’s Biography Awards

Cleveland Public Library will celebrate authors, illustrators, and publishers during the virtual 2022 Norman A. Sugarman Children’s Biography Awards ceremony.   This year’s winner is critically-acclaimed author Suzanne Slade and illustrator Cozbi A. Cabrera for their book, Exquisite: The Poetry and Life of Gwendolyn Brooks. Published by Abrams Books, Exquisite is about the first Black person to win a Pulitzer Prize. …

Welcome Back! Cleveland Public Library Set to Reopen the Jefferson Branch

Cleveland Public Library invites the community to the grand opening of the reimagined Jefferson Branch in the heart of Tremont.  Jefferson Branch of Cleveland Public Library 850 Jefferson Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44113Saturday, October 15 | 12:00 p.m. Community members will get a chance to reconnect with their favorite librarian and learn about new services. There will also be food, entertainment, and fun…

A Card for Everyone at Cleveland Public Library | National Library Card Sign Up Month

September is National Library Card Sign-Up month! Cleveland Public Library cards are available to adults, children, and teens who reside, work, or attend an educational institution in the State of Ohio. Special Scholar Success library cards are available to young people ages 17 and under. If you live a more digital life, eCards are available for access to electronic resources…

Recommended Reading for Families: Transgender Visibility

March 31 is Transgender Day of Visibility, an annual event dedicated to celebrating transgender people – raising awareness of discrimination and highlighting their contributions to society. Our staff has created a list of recommended readings to help young readers cultivate an inclusive understanding of transgender rights.

Tax Information and Resources

Tax forms

Due to city, state, and federal level budget cuts and the increase of taxpayers filing electronically, libraries receive a limited amount of tax forms and booklets. Free Tax Preparation Assistance Registration is required for tax preparation sessions at three neighborhood branches: Carnegie West BranchWednesdays, February 16March 2, 16 & 30 April 1310 a.m. – 3 p.m. Call (216) 623-6927 Fleet…