Welcome to the Licking County Library.

How to Use Libby

Find eBooks and audiobooks for all ages. With a selection of over two million titles to explore, there's something for everyone.

Libby LogoLibby Instructions

Step 1: Install Libby app from your device’s app store—Apple App Store, Google Play or Windows Store

Step 2: Open Libby and find our library. Search by library name, city or ZIP code.

Step 3: Browse Licking County Library’s collection and borrow a title. When prompted, sign in with your library card and pin number. Click borrow. From your “Shelf” you can tap “Open Book” or “Open Audiobook” to start reading or listening to a title. Borrowed titles housed on your “Shelf” are available offline. To borrow new titles, Wi-Fi is required.

Browse titles, or if you don't have a mobile device, download directly to your desktop computer through The Ohio Digital Library.

If you have a device that's not compatible with Libby, you can use the OverDrive app.

  • Jan

    Get to Know Your Apple Device

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room A

    Get to Know the basics of your Apple devices as well as how to navigate the App Store and download apps for your device. Participants should bring their own device to the class as well as their passwo...

  • Jan

    Family Story Time - Hebron

    10:30 AM @ Hebron

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

  • Jan

    Preschool Craft Time

    10:30 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

    Join us for a morning of crafts, friendship and fun!

  • Jan

    Girls Who Code

    5:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    The fun Girls Who Code curriculum is used to teach ALL school-aged kids the basics of coding. Play with Spheros and be introduced to different languages like Scratch and Python in this monthly program...

  • Jan

    Booked to Death

    6:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Upper Level Conference Room

    January 22: The Chicago Way by Michael Harvey February 26: The Last Place You Look by Kristen Lepoinka