Welcome to the Licking County Library.

Find the Job for You

If you’re an innovative, service-oriented person who enjoys working in a dynamic, challenging environment, we’d like to encourage you to become a part of our team—whether it is through a staff position, internship or volunteer help.


Current Job Openings

We offer a wide variety of services as well as excellent employment opportunities. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, LCL assures that all applicants and employees receive equal consideration without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, sexual orientation, gender identity, ancestry or disability.

LCL requires that all finalists for a position undergo the following:

  • Criminal background check
  • Pre-employment drug testing 

Find our current job openings at Licking County Library.

Internship Opportunities

Internships are available in several departments within the library. Email employment@lickingcountylibrary.org for information.  

Volunteering

By donating a couple hours of your spare time, you can contribute to the library in valuable ways.

If you or someone you know is interested, please complete the application form. We will be in touch to schedule an orientation. Below are some great volunteer opportunities in our libraries:

  • Shelving materials
  • Helping with special projects
  • Assisting with library events and programs
  • Helping to process or repair library materials
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    Preschool Story Time

    10:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Read engaging books, sing songs, and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.

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    Family Make and Take

    10:00 AM @ West Newark (Emerson R. Miller)

    Imagine, create and participate! Children engage in a variety of hands-on activities that include making fun, seasonal crafts, exploring STEAM activities, and/or creating one-of-a-kind masterpieces.

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    Email Basics - Google Gmail

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Upper Level Conference Room

    Learn the basics of email using Google Gmail on both laptop and desktop computers and mobile devices. Explore the ins and outs of creating, reading, replying, forwarding, CC/BCC, attachments, signatur...

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    Family Story Time - Hebron Branch

    10:30 AM @ Hebron

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

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    Little Tot's Story Time

    11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Bring your little one for a fun morning of stories, songs and socializing! This story time caters to kids with short attention spans.