Welcome to the Licking County Library.

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


Tech Support

Our Techsperts assist customers with basic computer skills, the internet, apps for mobile devices, social media, e-readers, tablets and other emerging technologies.

Drop in at an open session or schedule an appointment at one of our locations. Contact them directly at info@lickingcountylibrary.org or by calling 740.349.5509. 

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.

Mobile Hotspots

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 guidelinesReserve 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

 

  • Aug
    19

    Onsite Help/Ask a Techspert - Buckeye Lake

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    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!

  • Aug
    19

    FREE "picnic style" lunches this summer!

    12:00 PM @ Downtown Newark

    Anyone 18 and under can stop by the Downtown Newark Library from 12 - 1pm, Monday - Friday, for a healthy meal from June 3 through August 21. No questions asked.

  • Aug
    20

    FREE "picnic style" lunches this summer!

    12:00 PM @ Downtown Newark

    Anyone 18 and under can stop by the Downtown Newark Library from 12 - 1pm, Monday - Friday, for a healthy meal from June 3 through August 21. No questions asked.

  • Aug
    20

    Next Chapter Book Club

    12:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Teen Zone

    July: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack LondonAugust: The Call of the Wild and White Fang by Jack London

  • Aug
    20

    Basics: Computer

    4:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Upper Level Conference Room

    Learn parts of a computer, understand the difference between hardware and software, open, close and resize windows on a computer screen, and use a mouse with confidence.