Welcome PLSJ’s New Assistant Director

PLSJ is excited to announce that Katie Hildman has been named as the new Assistant Director.  Katie will assume duties on Monday, Aug. 26 at her office at the Main Library.  Katie leaves Rochester Public Library in Rochester, PA where she served as Director since 2015.  She worked at Rochester Public Library in 2005-2007 then

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Top 11 Challenged Books of 2018

The American Library Associations Office for Intellectual Freedom has unveiled the most challenged books of 2018. Normally, that list is only ten titles long, but this year’s list includes eleven titles, some of which were even burned by censors!  The top eleven most challenged books of 2018 are all intended for an audience of children

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Alan Hall Named 2019 Hall of Fame Librarian

PLSJ is VERY proud to announce that former Library Director Alan Hall has been selected as this year’s “Hall of Fame Librarian” by the Ohio Library Council 2019 Awards and Honors program!   Alan will be awarded in September at the 2019 Convention and Expo in Cincinnati.

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