Tech Support and Computer Access
More people use the library as a public space to collectively learn, create and expand their knowledge and abilities. Access the internet, search for jobs, take classes, utilize online government services and promote a learning culture throughout the community at any library location.
Our Techsperts assist customers with basic computer skills, the internet, apps for mobile devices, social media, e-readers, tablets and other emerging technologies.
Techsperts are at the following locations and times for drop-ins on a monthly basis. *Days subject to change based on scheduling conflicts. See our event calendar for scheduling.
Computer Access and Wi-Fi Access
All Licking County Library locations offer public computers equipped with Microsoft Office 2010 and high-speed internet connection.
We provide a variety of computer-based services such as faxing, printing, scanning and technology assistance. Discover our computer-based services.
The mobile Wi-Fi hotspots let people get internet service anywhere there's a sprint network cell connection. Hotspots are available to borrow free from all LCL locations. Mobile hotspots can be reserved for specified 2-week and 4-week time periods for a fee. (Please read our hotspot reservation guidelines) Reserve yours by completing this form. Just want to borrow one for free? Place a hold on one in our catalog.
- 2-week reservation: $10
- 4-week reservation: $20
Onsite Help/Ask a Techspert - Johnstown
10:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)
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!
Family Story Time - Hervey Memorial Branch (Utica)
10:30 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.
Comic Book Teens
3:30 PM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)
September 9: The Stonekeeper (Amulet Book 1) by Kazu Kibuishi October 14: The Stonekeeper's Curse (Amulet Book 2) by Kazu Kibuishi
Crafternoons for Kids: Fingerprint Tree
4:00 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)
Create a one-of-a-kind piece of art using your fingerprints, paint and your creativity.
Tail Waggin' Tutors
6:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room
Whether you're a new reader or just need practice, sign up for 10 minutes of read-aloud time with gentle, certified therapy dogs. These reading buddies are always supportive and may just reward your e...