Willkommen in der öffentlichen Bibliothek von Cincinnati und Hamilton County! In other words, welcome to the Library. Whether you speak Deutsch or not, there are plenty of ways to get your German on this weekend during Oktotoberfest Zinzinnati.
- Cincinnati's brewing history was massively influenced by its German immigrants living in Over-the-Rhine. Explore high-resolution digital advertisements and images of Cincinnati's brewing history from the 1800s forward in our Digital Library.
- Don your lederhosen or dirndl and dance to some polka music.
- Watch some German cinema on Kanopy, opens a new window, subtitles included.
- Get deeper with books and audiobooks in German.
- Don't know the language? Start learning with Transparent Language, opens a new window.
- Learn about Munich, our German sister city, opens a new window that hosts the largest Oktoberfest in the world (Cincinnati is in second place). Then plan a trip to Deutschland with one of our travel guides.