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Library offering scavenger hunts as part of summer reading program

Library offering scavenger hunts as part of summer reading program

| June 12, 2020

Have you ever stopped to really explore the Coshocton County Court Square or the artPARK? My daughters, mother and I recently spent a sunny afternoon wandering around both while completing one of the Coshocton Public Library’s eight scavenger hunts. “We wanted to do something to help people,” said Deborah Crowdy, youth services manager at the […]

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Library offering curb side services

Library offering curb side services

| May 26, 2020

“Since day one of being closed to the public we have been actively working on restoring services,” said Coshocton Library Director Jennifer Austin. “We took a realistic look at what we could launch.” Patrons can get access online and look to see what items are available for them or they can call. They are notified […]

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Library announces journaling project

Library announces journaling project

| April 8, 2020

The Coshocton Public Library is offering a fun project on their Facebook page for writers confined at home who may enjoy keeping a journal about this unprecedented time in history. It is an invitation to capture your own personal experience and keep a COVID-19 journal. “The journal project unfolded kind of gradually,” said Holli Rainwater, outreach coordinator. “I was […]

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Library offers a variety of digital services

Library offers a variety of digital services

| April 7, 2020

The Coshocton Public Library system offers a variety of digital services to keep busy while staying at home. Borrow free e-books, audiobooks, movies, television shows, and magazines through the Ohio Digital Library and Hoopla. Use the Ohio Web Library to access educational tools, ancestry information, hobby and craft ideas, health databases, and more informational resources. […]

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Library closes in response to call to limit public gatherings

Library closes in response to call to limit public gatherings

| March 16, 2020

In an effort to limit the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and in response to Governor DeWine’s call to limit public gatherings, the Coshocton Public Library system will be closed to the public effective on Monday, March 16 and will remain closed until further notice. Staff members will continue to work on site and will […]

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Macmillan Publishers limits libraries’ ability to provide eBooks

Macmillan Publishers limits libraries’ ability to provide eBooks

| March 11, 2020

Macmillan Publishers recently passed an eBook embargo for libraries, restricting all public libraries to purchase only one copy of each new eBook title for the first two months after the book’s release. This embargo limits libraries’ ability to provide access to information for all. It particularly harms library patrons with disabilities or learning issues. In […]

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Census information can be filled out at library

Census information can be filled out at library

| February 13, 2020

In mid-March, homes across the country will begin receiving invitations to complete the 2020 Census. Once the invitation arrives, you can respond online, by phone, or by mail. The Census Bureau is highly recommending that responses be completed online. The Coshocton Public Library offers free access to computers and the Internet during regular hours of […]

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Mobile printing available at libraries

Mobile printing available at libraries

| January 9, 2020

COSHOCTON – The Coshocton Public Library and West Lafayette Branch Library are now offering mobile printing, effective Wednesday, Jan. 15. The PrinterOn mobile printing solution makes the library’s public printer available without having to connect to the library’s network or install printer drivers. Submit documents or photos for printing from any compatible Internet-connected device (smartphone, […]

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