Welcome to the Licking County Library.

Smart Card Readers

We now have Smart Card Readers for all LCL locations thanks to a generous donation Ray Bower!

What is a Common Access Card?
A Common Access Card (CAC) is an ID card issued to military personnel and some government employees.

What is a Smart Reader?
A smart reader is a small device that reads the Common Access Card. The reader connects to a computer via a USB port.

What is it for?
Military personnel can use the smart reader together with their Common Access Card to access their pay stubs or W-2s.

Smart Card Reader


  • Jan
    28

    Snowman Fun

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Listen to stories, sing songs and enjoy "snow" fun activities.

  • Jan
    28

    Local History: Hebron's Civic and Mutual Improvement Club

    4:00 PM @ Hebron

    The early twentieth century witnessed an explosion in women's organizations throughout the United States. The primary interests of these clubs were bonds with one another, local community and personal...

  • Jan
    28

    LCBDD: The Android Calendar App

    4:00 PM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room A

    Our Techsperts will demonstrate how to use the default Android calendar app to schedule appointments, events, and create reminders. Participants should bring their mobile Android devices.

  • Jan
    28

    LCBDD: The Apple Calendar App

    4:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room A

    Our Techsperts will demonstrate how to use the default Apple calendar app to schedule appointments, events, and create reminders. Participants should bring their Apple mobile devices.

  • Jan
    29

    Get to Know Your Android Device

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room A

    Get to know the basics of your Android devices. Participants should bring their own device.