Town meeting voters in May 2009 authorized library
trustees to submit a grant application to the state.
Anyone associated with member libraries or with access to the Internet will be able to log-in to OhioLINK using the telnet command and the address "cat.ohiolink.edu." Although the library holdings are available for all to search, use of specialized databases and borrowing privileges are limited to authorized library
patrons, typically Ohio faculty and students.
In January, voters at a special town meeting approved the project's preliminary design concept and authorized library
trustees and selectmen to apply for the state grant.
Voters approved the project's preliminary design concept and authorized library
trustees and selectmen to apply for a $7,988,000 state grant to help pay for the project.