Columbus Metropolitan Library Columbus Officials Launch Program To Keep Kids Safe During Spring Break By Mike Foley • Mar 17, 2016 Mike Foley Spring break for many Columbus students begins next week. New Columbus Library Policy Encourages Reporting Of Suspected Child Abuse By Jim Letizia & Associated Press • Oct 13, 2015 The Columbus Metropolitan Library board has unanimously approved a new policy aimed at child abuse. Columbus Library Helping Patrons Who Have Past-Due Items By Jim Letizia • May 9, 2014 commons.wikimedia.org The Columbus Metropolitan Library is launching an automatic renewal program for past-due items. Branch Library Planned For Marion-Franklin Area By Jim Letizia • Oct 3, 2013 Plans are in the works to bring a Columbus Metropolitan Library branch to Marion-Franklin. New Library Branch In Whitehall Planned By Jim Letizia • Sep 10, 2013 Ground will be broken today on a new library in Whitehall. Library Offering Students Free Help With Homework By Jim Letizia • Aug 22, 2013 Columbus Metropolitan Library officials are once again offering public school students help with their homework. Library Sells Deaf School By Jim Letizia • Mar 14, 2013 Columbus Metropolitan Library trustees have voted to sell the old Ohio School for the Deaf on Town Street to a local Catholic school. City Council Roundup By Jim Letizia • Jan 29, 2013 Columbus City Council last night approved a tax break for a local company, and legislation removing the residential use restrictions on the old Ohio School For The Deaf on East Town Street. New Driving Park Library Planned By Jim Letizia • Dec 14, 2012 Plans are in the works for a new Columbus library branch. Columbus Library To End Daily Fines By Jim Letizia • Aug 31, 2012 The Columbus Metropolitan Library board has voted to eliminate daily fines for overdue books.