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:
    January/February 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.

    • Jan
      24

      Preschool Story Time

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

      Read engaging books, sing songs, and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.

    • Jan
      24

      Family Make and Take

      10:00 AM @ West Newark (Emerson R. Miller)

      Imagine, create and participate! Children engage in a variety of hands-on activities that include making fun, seasonal crafts, exploring STEAM activities, and/or creating one-of-a-kind masterpieces.

    • Jan
      24

      Email Basics - Google Gmail

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

      Learn the basics of email using Google Gmail on both laptop and desktop computers and mobile devices. Explore the ins and outs of creating, reading, replying, forwarding, CC/BCC, attachments, signatur...

    • Jan
      24

      Family Story Time - Hebron Branch

      10:30 AM @ Hebron

      Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

    • Jan
      24

      Little Tot's Story Time

      11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

      Bring your little one for a fun morning of stories, songs and socializing! This story time caters to kids with short attention spans.