2010 News Archives
December 16, 2010 — Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library Chief Financial Officer Rebecca Dixon is among three central Indiana financial officers honored in the Government category as 2010 CFO of the Year by the Indianapolis Business Journal.
December 10, 2010 — Businesses, organizations and individuals are encouraged to take advantage of the aesthetically-pleasing Clowes Auditorium at Central Library downtown as their destination for corporate, club or personal events.
December 6, 2010 — Over 15,000 e-books that never expire or count against a patron's loan limit have been added to the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library's collection of downloadable materials.
December 1, 2010 — The Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library Foundation has received a grant of $393,787 from the Allen Whitehill Clowes Charitable Foundation that will better equip the Shelby Branch of the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library.
November 4, 2010 — The Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library has announced a reduction of 37 staff as part of its plan to meet an estimated $4 million revenue shortfall in 2011.
November 3, 2010 — The 21st century-defining works of California sculptor Peter Shelton that adorn the south entrance of Central Library downtown have been named among the 40 best public art works in the United States and Canada.
October 28, 2010 — Beginning November 1, families, especially those with preschoolers and toddlers, are invited to enjoy time reading aloud together during the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library's 2010 November Read-Aloud Program, "Join the Crowd! Read and Rhyme Aloud!"
October 21, 2010 — The Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library Foundation has received a grant in the amount of $30,000 from the Comcast Foundation in support of the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library's 2011 Summer Reading Program.
October 12, 2010 — The Indianapolis Fire Department's 150-year history has been brought to life with a digital collection of over one thousand photographs, logbooks, audio and video clips, 3-dimensional objects and miscellaneous items from the Indianapolis Firefighters Museum.
October 8, 2010 — For the second consecutive year, the Indianapolis-Marion County Public Library has been rated among the nation's top urban public libraries.