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:
    July/August Bookmobile Schedule 2019

    Scheduled Stops:
    September/October 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.

    • Aug
      19

      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!

    • Aug
      19

      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.

    • Aug
      20

      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.

    • Aug
      20

      Next Chapter Book Club

      12:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Teen Zone

      July: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack LondonAugust: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack London

    • Aug
      20

      Basics: Computer

      4:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Upper Level Conference Room

      Learn parts of a computer, understand the difference between hardware and software, open, close and resize windows on a computer screen, and use a mouse with confidence.