New sliding doors are being installed at the Main Library using funding through the CARES Act. On Thursday, Dec. 17 and Friday, Dec. 18, please use the parking lot/Arch Avenue entrance, as the Broadway Street entrance will be closed. On Monday, Dec. 21 and Tuesday, Dec. 22, please use the Broadway Street entrance, as the parking lot/Arch Avenue entrance will be closed.
Due to the upcoming Thanksgiving holiday, the library's hours are as follows:
The Library will close at 1:00 pm on Wednesday, November 25, 2020.
The Library will resume regular hours on Friday, November 27, 2020 (10:00-5:00).
Question: What is the SEO Library Consortium?
Answer: The SEO (Serving Every Ohioan) Service Center, located in Caldwell, is a division of the State Library of Ohio, which supports a consortium of 95 Library systems at 241 physical locations throughout 49 counties across Ohio using the OPLIN network. SEO supports a centralized shared catalog database that includes over 8.1 million items with a patron database of nearly one million users, with an annual circulation of over 15 million.
The winner for the Battle of the Barcodes is Waiting for Snow by Marsha Diane Arnold. Thank you to everyone who participated by voting in this contest!
Make your meal a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support the Friends of Rodman Public Library. Come in to Buffalo Wild Wings at 310 W. State St., Alliance, on Wednesday, October 14, from 11:00 a.m. to midnight for takeout or dine in. Bring in the flyer (or ticket), show it on your smartphone or tell the cashier you’re supporting the cause to make sure that 15% of the proceeds will be donated to the Friends of Rodman Public Library.
The library will be closed Monday, September 7th in observance of Labor Day. The library will reopen Tuesday, September 8th.
Rodman Public Library will offer a variety of “take and make” craft bags for all ages during the month of May. These craft bags will include supplies to create the crafts as well as step-by-step instructions on how to create them.
Rodman Public Library is partnering with the Alliance Historical Society to host a Freedom Trail Walk on Sunday, May 16 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The one mile walk will go from Rodman Public Library through the former village of Freedom to the Mabel Hartzell Historical Home along the Stark Parks Iron Horse Trail.
Make your meal a selfless act by joining us for a fundraiser to support the Friends of Rodman Public Library. Order carryout from Applebee’s, 2600 W. State Street, Alliance by either calling in or placing an order online at https://www.applebees.com or through the mobile app with the code DOINGOOD on Tuesday, May 25, from 11 a.m. to close. Orders must be carryout for 15% of the proceeds will be donated to the Friends of Rodman Public Library. Dine-in and delivery orders are not valid for this offer.