Tag Archives: Cuyahoga County Public Library

Library youth and tech leaders on the Hill: We build a bridge between knowledge and passion

Participants in ALA's June 2015 Caitol Hill event on youth and technology.

“Libraries are often the sole or primary technological access point for their communities,” said U.S. Representative Marcia Fudge (D-Ohio) yesterday, kicking off a Capitol Hill event exploring the role of libraries in preparing children and teens for higher education and the workforce. In my childhood, “I went to the library every day. It opened up worlds I didn’t even know ... Read More »

How your library can get a gig

The short answer: Ask your state’s research and education (R&E) network. What’s Happening in Cuyahoga County, Ohio CCPL will soon have a broadband connection that is 100 times faster than their old connection. The cost for one gigabit? Just over double what CCPL was paying for 10 Mbps. In 2013, the Cuyahoga County Public Library (CCPL) obtained high speed broadband ... Read More »