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 Hotspot Lending

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 Hotspot reservation details. 

Mobile hotspots can be reserved for specified 2-week and 4-week time periods for a fee. Reserve yours by completing this form.  

  • 2-week reservation: $10
  • 4-week reservation: $20


  • Jun

    A Universe of Stories - Tail Waggin' Tutors

    10:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Whether you're a new reader or just want practice, sign up for 15 minutes of read-aloud time with gentle, certified therapy dogs. Tryggur and Poppy are great reading buddies and supportive listeners! ...

  • Jun

    A Universe of Stories - Family Space Sessions: Launch a Straw Rocket

    10:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    Drop in every week for a new adventure through space. <p style="margin-bottom:0in;margin-bottom:.0001pt;line-height: normal"> Theme: Launch a Straw Rocket

  • Jun

    A Universe of Stories - Winnie the Pooh with Weathervane WYART

    11:00 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    In a Universe of Stories, Winnie the Pooh is a classic. Join the actors from WYART as they perform scenes from their upcoming performance of Winnie the Pooh Kids.

  • Jun

    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.

  • Jun

    Onsite Help/Ask a Techspert - Utica

    10:00 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

    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!