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
  • Nov
    21

    Toddler Art

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

    Get ready for messy, creative fun in this art class designed for toddlers. Introduce your toddler to new media—washable paints, watercolors, glue, glitter, markers and pencils. Encourage exploration...

  • Nov
    24

    Saturday Tales

    11:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Join us for stories and songs in this fun, family story time every Saturday!

  • Nov
    26

    Family Story Time - Hervey Memorial Branch (Utica)

    10:30 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

  • Nov
    26

    Baby & Toddler Sign Language

    11:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Babies and toddlers who learn basic signs before they can talk have fewer tantrums and tend to learn spoken language earlier. In this fun and interactive class, we'll sing songs and learn some America...

  • Nov
    26

    Fun Family Movie

    2:00 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    It's Thanksgiving break! Get cozy at the library with popcorn, chocolate and a fun family movie!