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
Family Story Time - Mary E. Babcock Branch (Johnstown)
10:30 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock) - Story Time Area
Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the whole family.
Preschool Story Time
10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room
Read engaging books, sing songs, and participate in early literacy activities designed especially for your preschooler.
Crafternoon for Kids: Fingerprint Tree
4:00 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)
Create a cute holiday paper/cardboard character to bring holiday cheer to your space.
Basics: Google Docs
4:30 PM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room B
Learn the basics of Google Docs, such as creating a new document, document setup, how to copy and paste, changing fonts/color/size, aligning text, adding bullets, adjusting the margins, saving and pri...
Babcock Book Club
6:30 PM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)
November: Where Hope Begins by Catherine WestDecember: The Husband's Secret by Liane Moriarty