Select locations open on limited days and times. Details on locations page.

Covid-19 Updates

Update, March 1, 2021

LCL wants you to be aware of the safety measures in place at all locations.

  • Masks are required and hand sanitizer is available

  • Frequently touched surfaces are cleaned often

  • Social distancing is made possible with furniture spacing and Plexiglas shields

  • Safe pick-up options include curbside, drive-up windows and automated lockers

It is amazing what the Library can offer you from your home. Call us or access your account on our website or mobile app—place holds, download content including books, audiobooks and movies. Attend a virtual program too!

Our current hours are as follows: 

Downtown Newark
Mondays - Thursdays | 11am - 6pm
Saturdays | 10am - 3pm

Mondays - Thursdays | 11am - 6pm

Mondays - Thursdays | 11am - 6pm

West Newark
Mondays - Thursdays | 11am - 6pm

Buckeye Lake
Mondays - Thursdays | 11am - 6pm

Mondays - Thursdays | 11am - 6pm

24-Hour Kiosks:

COTC Pataskala Campus
All day, every day! 

Legacy Park Hanover
All day, every day! 


Contact Us:
Questions can be directed to our website chat box, by calling 740.349.5523, emailing or through Facebook and Instagram. We are eager to hear from you!

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