Know Your Library #1

In the 1940s, the Cleveland Heights Public Library (the University Heights branch didn’t open until 1952) ran a column in the Heights Press called Know Your Library. The library would share a fun fact of the week, announce a new program, or new books that arrived, and I thought it would be fun to bring back the column in blog form! I have been working in our archives for a few months now, and there are so many fun articles and photos to share, so each week I will be sharing a little peek into the past. For the first one, here are a few of the original Know Your Libraries:

know your library week 1

5 comments on “Know Your Library #1

  1. […] Since it is National Library Week this week, here’s a peek at how Cleveland Heights Public Library celebrated National Library Week in 1959! (If you missed the introduction post for the Know Your Library series, click here!) […]

  2. […] Cleveland Heights Public Library introduced “self-charging” all the way back in 1947! (If you missed the introduction post for the Know Your Library series, click here!) […]

  3. […] A photo of the entrance to the Noble Neighborhood Library was used in a book titled Treasure Shelves: The Way of Life in a Library by Lucile F. Fargo. (Want to start at the beginning of the Know Your Library Series? Click here.) […]

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