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.

  • Jul
    15

    A Universe of Stories - Tail Waggin' Tutors

    10:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Whether you're a new reader or just want practice, sign up for 15 minutes of read-aloud time with gentle, certified therapy dogs. Tryggur and Poppy are great reading buddies and supportive listeners! ...

  • Jul
    15

    Onsite Help/Ask a Techspert - Buckeye Lake

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    Do you have a question about technology? Drop by or schedule an appointment about your laptop, smartphone, tablet, Kindle, software or other technology needs. Call 740.349.5509 today!

  • Jul
    15

    A Universe of Stories - Family Space Sessions: I Spy Space Table

    10:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

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  • Jul
    15

    FREE "picnic style" lunches this summer!

    12:00 PM @ Downtown Newark

    Anyone 18 and under can stop by the Downtown Newark Library from 12 - 1pm, Monday - Friday, for a healthy meal from June 3 through August 21. No questions asked.

  • Jul
    16

    A Universe of Stories - Family Space Sessions: I Spy Space Table

    10:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

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