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:
    November/December Bookmobile Schedule 2019

    Scheduled Stops:
    January/February Bookmobile Schedule 2020

    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
      22

      Get to Know Your Apple Device

      10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room A

      Get to Know the basics of your Apple devices as well as how to navigate the App Store and download apps for your device. Participants should bring their own device to the class as well as their passwo...

    • Jan
      22

      Family Story Time - Hebron

      10:30 AM @ Hebron

      Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.

    • Jan
      22

      Preschool Craft Time

      10:30 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

      Join us for a morning of crafts, friendship and fun!

    • Jan
      22

      Girls Who Code

      5:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

      The fun Girls Who Code curriculum is used to teach ALL school-aged kids the basics of coding. Play with Spheros and be introduced to different languages like Scratch and Python in this monthly program...

    • Jan
      22

      Booked to Death

      6:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Upper Level Conference Room

      January 22: The Chicago Way by Michael Harvey February 26: The Last Place You Look by Kristen Lepoinka