Library Alert!

Main Library will be closed for all services March 18 - 31

as we move to Phase 2 of our renovation project.

Bertram Woods branch will remain open for essential services.

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Shaker Heights Timeline


75 Years: An Informal History of Shaker HeightsIn celebration of the 75th anniversary of the founding of Shaker Heights, Shaker Heights Public Library published 75 Years: An Informal History of Shaker Heights, edited by David Molyneaux and Sue Sackman, in 1987. The book includes a timeline of the history of Shaker Heights and interviews with many of the city’s early and prominent residents.

It is part of the Library’s circulating and reference collections, and is also available for sale for $5 at the Main Library and Woods Branch Circulation Desks.