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[caption id="attachment_11972" align="alignright" width="340"] Dunbar, photo from Ohio History Connection.[/caption] In honor of Women’s History Month, the Shelby County Public Library will highlight notable Kentucky women throughout the month of March. Earlier this month, we discussed Julia A. Tevis, the founder of Science Hill School. Today,...

In honor of Women’s History Month, the Shelby County Public Library will highlight notable Kentucky women throughout the month of March, beginning with Shelbyville’s own Julia A. Tevis (December 5, 1799 - April 21, 1880). Julia Ann Hieronymus was born in Clark County, Kentucky on...

by Shana Schack, Reference Librarian Shana Schack has been with the Shelby County Public Library for eleven and a half years and is currently the Adult Services Librarian. She has a BA in Psychology from the University of Louisville and received her MLIS in 2017 from...

Watch as Library Director Pam Federspiel discusses the reopening of the library, which will occur in four phases: [vc_video link='https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zN2ZDICcqOw&feature=youtu.be']     The phases of reopening are fluid and are dependent on the number of active COVID-19 cases in Shelby County and directives from the governor and local health...

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