Fairview Park

Fairview Park Branch

Cuyahoga County Public Library - Fairview Park Branch


Branch Manager:Jesse Sanders

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday / 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM

Friday & Saturday / 9:00 AM – 5:30 PM

Sunday / 1:00 – 5:00 PM

The Fairview Park Branch originally operated out of a small storefront on Lorain Road. Today, the building is large enough to support a book capacity of 147,000 volumes. The branch also features a beautiful travel-themed children’s area complete with a miniature Eiffel Tower and airplanes, and an Innovation Center maker space.

Join the Friends

The Friends of the Fairview Park Branch volunteer their time and energy to raise funds in support of Library programming, exhibitions, special events and activities. Interested in joining? We can never have enough Friends. Contact the branch manager for more information.

Innovation Center

CCPL Innovation Centers are creative, collaborative and educational spaces that provide library customers access to advanced software, emerging technologies and production equipment.

Innovation Center Equipment

  • Cut, score and write on a variety of materials.

    • Cutting size is 12” x 12” and up to 12” x 24”. See a staff member for a complete list of approved materials.
    • A crafting tool kit is available for check out to use in the Innovation Center.

    Cricut Maker 3

  • Print directly onto light colored cotton T-shirts, apparel, tote bags and other products

    Roland BT-12 and finisher

  • Stitch designs with up to 10 colors without changing thread.

    • Create your own embroidery designs using Floriani embroidery software.
    • Four hoop sizes available. Hat hoop available. Hoops and Embroidery tool kit must be checked out to use the embroidery machine.
    • See materials list for cost of embroidery thread. Color selection varies by location.

    * Orientated users are required to attend an Embroidery Basics Class prior to individual use on this machine. See event calendar for dates.

    Brother PR1055

  • Apply heat transfers to items such as T-shirts, jackets, bags and mouse pads.

    • Heat press plate size: 16” x 20”

    16" x 20" Heat Press

  • Apply sublimation printing to items such as mugs and tumblers. Will accommodate 11 oz. mug and 15 oz. sizes

    • Heat transfer plate 16” x 20”

    11oz or 15oz mug

  • Print, scan, copy in B/W and color on sizes up to 11” x 17”.

    • Inkjet printers allows users to print on media such as photo paper, sticker paper, heat transfer paper, and printable vinyl. Users are encouraged to bring their own material to print on.

    HP Office Jet Pro 7740

  • Perform high-quality engraving and cutting of wood, acrylics, and more on a variety of approved materials.

    • See a staff member for a complete list of approved materials.
    • Plywood is available for purchase.

    * Orientated users are required to attend a Laser Basics Class prior to individual use on this machine. See event calendar for dates.

    Epilog Fusion Edge 24, 24" x 24" / 50 watt

  • Sew a variety of projects using a single needle sewing machine.

    • A sewing tool kit is available to check out for use in the Innovation Center.

    Singer 4432

  • Print and heat transfer on polyester fabrics or poly-coated materials like wood, tile, acrylic, and glass.

    Sublimation paper is available for purchase. See the list of materials for purchase.

    Sawgrass SG500

  • Submit 3D-designed .STL files via the library’s website and staff will print designs for users to pick up.

    • Designs must be submitted as an STL file via the online form at cuyahgogalibrary.org/innovate.
    • Filament is a vegetable-based PLA filament. See materials for purchase list for cost and colors.
  • Print with ECOUV ink directly onto a variety of substrates, including: glass, metals, PVC, acrylic, leather, and plastics.

    Roland LEF 2-200 20" x 13"