Cleveland Public Library and The Cleveland Law Library Announce a New Partnership

CLEVELAND, OH – On March 2, 2016 the Cleveland Public Library (CPL) and The Cleveland Law Library announced a new partnership to explore collaborative ventures and the exchange of services. One of the outcomes is to coordinate activities and programs related to the legal needs of the community. “Cleveland Public Library is proud to collaborate with our neighbor, The Cleveland Law Library”…

The Derrydale Press

The Derrydale Press was a small publisher of finely crafted sporting books featuring topics such as hunting, fishing, sailing, skiing, polo, tennis and horseback riding. The press was started by Eugene V. Connett, III in 1927 and between then and 1942, The Derrydale Press published 169 books, 30 of which were privately printed. The mission of The Derrydale Press was…

31ST ANNUAL DR. MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. COMMEMORATIVE PROGRAM

Drum Major for Change I’d like somebody to mention that day that Martin Luther King, Jr. tried to give his life to serving others…If you want to say that I was a drum major, say that I was a drum major for justice. Say that I was a drum major for peace. I was a drum major for righteousness. And…

Library Director Felton Thomas Elected as 2016-2017 Public Library Association President

Felton Thomas, Jr, director of Cleveland Public Library (CPL) has been elected the 2016-2017 president of the Public Library Association (PLA). The PLA is a division of the American Library Association. PLA’s core purpose is to strengthen public libraries and their contribution to the communities they serve. Its mission is to enhance the development and effectiveness of public library staff…