The Columbus Metropolitan Library serves 21 locations in Franklin County, and its operations center in Gahanna serves as a hub for the movement of all the materials that move through the system. We sneak behind the scenes after dark to find out just exactly how the books get onto the shelf.
Unemployment Falls As Ohio Added 16,700 Jobs In January
Ohio officials say the state’s unemployment rate dropped slightly in January to 6.9 percent.
The Ohio Department of Job and Family Services said Friday that the unemployment rate in December was 7.1 percent, which was down from 7.4 percent in November.
The state’s rate has been running slightly higher than the national rate, which was 6.6 percent in January and rose slightly to 6.7 percent in February.
The number of unemployed Ohio workers was 416,000 in December, or 11,000 fewer than in the previous month.