Welcome to the Licking County Library.


  • Bookmobile

    Bookmobile

    Housed at the Downtown Newark location
    101 West Main Street
    Newark, Ohio 43055
    740.349.5560

    Scheduled Stops:
    March/April Bookmobile Schedule 2019

    Scheduled Stops:
    May/June Bookmobile Schedule 2019

    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.

    • May
      20

      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!

    • May
      20

      Homeschool STEAM Building

      1:00 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

      The Homeschool Series is designed to cover STEAM subjects for children in grades K-5. Have fun in this sometimes messy, but always fun, program involving science, technology, engineering, art and math...

    • May
      21

      All About Bugs!

      10:30 AM @ Hebron

      Let's read about bugs and then explore our outdoor garden to see what insects live among the plants and soil.

    • May
      21

      Next Chapter Book Club

      12:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Teen Zone

      April: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack LondonMay: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack London June: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack London

    • May
      21

      Coding Part II: Logic and Structure Common to all Coding Languages

      4:30 PM @ Community Outreach Program

      A continuation of basic coding principles fundamental to every coding language through hands-on activities and games. No coding experience required. Please register with Ohio Means Jobs.Will be held a...