The SEO Consortium

The Guernsey County Public Library is a member of the SEO Consortium, a network of 89 Library systems across Ohio. The power of this consortium resides in resource sharing among consortia members allowing small and rural library systems to have access to millions of items for their patrons free of charge. SEO Library Center houses, maintains and supports a centralized shared catalog database that includes over 8 million items with a patron database of 930,000+ borrowers.


Benefits to Guernsey County Library Patrons:

  • Use one¬†borrower’s card for all consortium member libraries
  • Local access to literally millions of items
  • Checkout and return items at any participating branch
  • Request items for pickup at the most convenient location for you