Martin Luther King, Jr. Branch Design Competition

The Cleveland Public Library, with the support of the Cleveland Foundation, is conducting a design competition for a new Martin Luther King, Jr. branch library, to be located on Euclid Avenue in University Circle, Cleveland, Ohio. Qualified design firms are invited to submit Statements of Qualification by 5:00 PM EST on November 27, 2017. Please register here to receive a…

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CPL Partners with Kniguru to Announce the American Version of this Russian Contest for Children’s Literature

Kniguru

CLEVELAND, OH—A prestigious Russian book award for children’s literature is debuting in the United States with a kick-off event held at Cleveland Public Library’s Memorial-Nottingham Branch on October 7. As the only book contest for children’s literature judged by young readers directly, Kniguru in America will offer youth ages 10-21 the opportunity to review Russian-language books and vote for winners…

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CPL to Receive Auditor of State Award with Distinction for FY 2016

The Ohio Auditor of the State is awarding Cleveland Public Library the Auditor of State Award with Distinction for fiscal year 2016. The award, which rewards clean audit reports, has been bestowed upon the Library for the last five consecutive years. This year, for the first time, Ohio Auditor Dave Yost will travel to Cleveland to present the award in…

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Issue 60: Questions & Answers

What is the Cleveland Public Library levy on the November ballot? Cleveland Public Library’s existing 5.8 mill levy will expire at the end of 2018. The Library is asking voters to renew the existing 5.8 mill levy and increase that levy by 2.0 mills for a continuing period of time. Why not just renew the 5.8 mill levy? The current…

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