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Love the library? Show it by becoming a Fan! Fans of Columbus Metropolitan Library are passionate supporters of the library they love – attending events, cheering us on, supporting our accomplishments, and sharing the good news of our work with…

Be a Member

When you become a Friend of the Library, your membership helps to support a variety of educational and community outreach programs, including Summer Reading Club, Homework Help Centers, and Teen Read Week. You’ll also get access to social and educational events,…

Book Sales

You can buy books and support the library with these great options to shop through Friends of the Library: Shop online anytime Our partnership with Thrift Books means that you can shop online 24 hours a day, receive FREE shipping on orders over…

News

Lessons and tools offered by CML’s Local History & Genealogy lead to life changing discoveries

On any given day, hundreds of customers make their way to Columbus Metropolitan Library’s (CML) Local History & Genealogy division on the third floor of Main Library. According to Angela O’Neal, manager of Local History and Genealogy (LHG), nearly 90,000…

FOL Newsletter Winter 2017

  Get the latest on the true impact of Columbus Metropolitan Library programs. In this issue: Read our 2016 Year in Review Learn about the Library Store in the newly renovated Main Library Sign up to volunteer at our next Big Book…

FOL Year in Review 2016

It has been a year like no other at Columbus Metropolitan Library, and Friends of the Library (FOL) have been a part of every achievement and celebration.

Lessons and tools offered by CML’s Local History & Genealogy lead to life changing discoveries

On any given day, hundreds of customers make their way to Columbus Metropolitan Library’s (CML) Local History & Genealogy division on the third floor of Main Library. According to Angela O’Neal, manager of Local History and Genealogy (LHG), nearly 90,000…

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FOL Newsletter Winter 2017

  Get the latest on the true impact of Columbus Metropolitan Library programs. In this issue: Read our 2016 Year in Review Learn about the Library Store in the newly renovated Main Library Sign up to volunteer at our next Big Book…

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FOL Newsletter Fall 2016

Get the latest on the true impact of Columbus Metropolitan Library programs. In this issue:  Learn how the Library supports early childhood literacy for Columbus children Find out what happened when 3,100 library professionals from 140 countries came to CML…

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