Posts Tagged ‘Cleveland Public Library’

Please join the Ohio Digitization Interest Group on our July Field Trip to the Cleveland Public Library on Thursday, July 7, 2016.

Please register by Tuesday 7/5, 5pm. http://goo.gl/forms/8bnanx6kovLSrjAm2

Presentation: “Cleveland Digital Public Library: Digitization and Public Service”

Speaker: Chatham Ewing, Digital Library Strategist, Cleveland Public Library

Synopsis: Join us as we discuss the creation of the Cleveland Digital Public Library and how CPL offers digitization as a public service.

Includes tours of CPL’s TechCentral MakerSpace, Special Collections, Folger Shakespeare Library First Folio Exhibit, and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library & Archives.

  • Hosts: Rachel Senese & Chatham Ewing, Cleveland Public Library
  • Food: Coffee & cookies will be offered at the start of the meeting. Lunch will be brown bag.
  • Cost: There is no fee for attending, but we will be accepting donations for the coffee kitty.


  • 10:00-10:30 coffee social (coffee & cookies);
  • 10:30-11:30 presentation and discussion on topic;
  • 11:30-11:45 break;
  • 11:45-1:00 brown bag lunch: all-attendee updates, “members” meeting, discussion;
  • FULL – 1:00 optional:  tour 1 Folger Library First Folio tour  (limited to 16 people) – FULL;
  • 1:30 optional:  tour 2 Folger Library First Folio tour  (limited to 16 people);
  • 2:00 optional:  tour 3 Folger Library First Folio tour  (limited to 16 people);
  • 1:00-3:00 optional:  tours of CPL’s TechCentral and Special Collections (we will divide people up at that time)


  • 10:00 Rock Hall Library & Archives tour (limited to 30 people) (Note: offsite from the Museum)

See the Meetings page for more details on the tours: http://ohiodig.org/meetings.html

CPL MEETING SITE:  The Digital Library, 325 Superior Ave, Cleveland Public Library, Cleveland.

Note: The 325 Superior building (white marble building) opens at 10–enter at the main entrance at 10 (preferred).

To enter before 10 you must enter through the Louis Stokes building, 525 Superior Ave (cylindrical building), and security or a staff member will have to let you in.


  •  Huntington Building garage, across the street from library.
  •  Standard Parking garage, 300 St Clair Ave NE
  •  Standard Parking garage, right next to the 777 on Rockwell Ave
  •  IMG Building, 708 St Clair Ave NE (Valet lot–arrive before 9:30 $8; after 9:30 $12)

ROCK HALL TOUR SITE: Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Library & Archives, 2809 Woodland Avenue

  • Directions & parking info: http://library.rockhall.com/home/visit
  • The facility is at the corner of Woodland Avenue and East 30th St, in a shared building with the Tommy LiPuma Center for Creative Arts of Cuyahoga Community College (Tri-C). This is approx. two miles southeast of the Museum.

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The Cleveland Public Library is hosting an exhibit on Abraham Lincoln.  See below for information on the opening.

Opening Reception Saturday – February 7, 2015 from 3-5pm

Cleveland Public Library – Main Library, Special Collections – 3rd floor

Call 216-623-2818 for more Information

 FREE and open to the public – http://www.cpl.org/EventsClasses/Exhibits.aspx

 See a list of other Lincoln events from February-May 2015  – http://www.lincolnatcleveland.org/

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An Announcement from CPL:

Cleveland Public Library Eastman Garden Reception

Tuesday June 12, 2012 – 12 noon till 1pm

325 Superior Ave. in Downtown Cleveland

Call 216-623-2848 for more information

Please join us as we celebrate the opening of the Eastman Reading Garden and the new temporary installation by artist, Scott Stibich. The artwork, titledFigure/Ground, is part of the annual See Also program, which brings works of art into the Garden each year.  See Also is made possible through an endowment of the late Lockwood Thompson, former trustee of the Cleveland Public Library and an avid supporter of the arts.

Limited street parking is available along East 6th Street, St. Clair, Vincent and Euclid Avenues.  Valet is available at the Hyatt Regency or Marriott.  Garages are available at 200 Public Square and off Vincent. Walking, biking, and public transportation are also recommended.

FigureGround_invite by CPL

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Obscura Day: Rare Books and Medical Photography at the Dittrick Medical Museum

Saturday, April 9, 2011 from 7-9pm


April 2011 Audubon programs at the Cleveland Public Library


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