Welcome to the Licking County Library.

  • Bookmobile


    Housed at the Downtown Newark location
    101 West Main Street
    Newark, Ohio 43055

    Scheduled Stops:
    September/October 2018 Schedule

    The Bookmobile was put into service in 1938 to serve Licking County's rural areas. 

    The current Licking County Library Bookmobile is the sixth generation and was manufactured in Columbus by Farber Specialty Vehicles. Built on a Freightliner truck chassis, it features a wide-body design allowing for increased shelf capacity and 8 feet of headroom.

    It carries over 5,000 books as well as DVDs, CDs, audiobooks and magazines—all available on a four week checkout period.

    • Oct

      Sensory Story Time - Emerson R. Miller Branch (West Newark)

      9:30 AM @ West Newark (Emerson R. Miller) - Story Time Area

      Enjoy stories, songs, and sensory play for the whole family. This program is specially planned just for kids who need a more gentle, sensory sensitive story time experience.

    • Oct

      Story Time for Twos

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

      This story time designed for active two-year-olds is more than just great stories! Enjoy fingerplays, rhymes, songs, dancing and even occasional parachute play! You child will have fun and develop imp...

    • Oct

      Internet Safety and You

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

      Our Techsperts help you understand the Do's and Don'ts of Internet security. They also provide you with some best practices when using the Internet so your personal data can remain personal.

    • Oct

      Preschool Craft Time

      10:30 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

      Drop in for craft time with your preschooler. Materials provided.

    • Oct

      Bookmobile Stops

      4:30 PM @ Bookmobile

      Glenford 4:30-6:30