News & Events


Johnson Foundation grant

The wait just got a little shorter for cardholders who want to learn to code, create an app or how to design a web page. Thanks to a $10,000 grant from The Johnson Foundation, the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County purchased 50 additional licenses for cardholders to use Treehouse for free. Learn more.



2019 Writer-in-Residence

The Library Foundation has selected Jessica Strawser to be the 2019 Writer-in-Residence. Strawser will serve as the Library’s literary ambassador to the community, and receive a $10,000 stipend thanks to the generous support of Naomi Tucker Gerwin and the Library Foundation.  Read more about Jessica and the Foundation's Writer-in-Residence program.



New Foundation board members

The Library Foundation of Cincinnati and Hamilton County is delighted to welcome six new board members to the organization.  The Foundation board is a group of dedicated volunteers who share a love for the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County and those it serves. Read more.