Teen Spotlight: Diverse Fantasy

Fantasy has always been a popular genre for teens. Just look at Harry Potter, Percy Jackson, and Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children. All amazing, popular series that deal with the more magical side of life. That…

Know Your Rights Week, March 11-17

Know Your Rights Week – held from Sunday, March 11 through Saturday, March 17 – is a week-long series of programs dedicated to educating the public and enriching their knowledge of civil rights, diversity, and how society…

January is Hot Tea Month

The holidays are over, a new year has started, and January is Hot Tea Month. What better way to celebrate the cold Ohio weather than with a cup of hot tea? Tea has been around…

Teen Spotlight: #WeNeedDiverseBooks

As librarians, we are taught the importance of serving, and providing materials, for everyone in the community, no matter their race, religion, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, or ability. With the growth of the #WeNeedDiverseBooks movement,…