Welcome to the Licking County Library.

Computer Services

Use a laptop or other computer, access the internet, print, fax and more at many library locations.

Laptops are accessible in the Computer Lab on the Upper Level of the Downtown Newark location on a first come, first served basis.

They can be used for increments of 2.5 hours per session.

Customers must show a photo ID in order to borrow a laptop.

Free wireless internet access is also available for use with personal computers and other electronic devices at all locations

For laptop users, LCL offers the ability to connect your laptop to our printers.

You can pick up your print job at the self-service station or by asking a staff member. You must be inside the library for the printing to work.

Please click on your location to install the print driver. *For those locations with an asterisk, wireless printing can only work when in the branch location. 

Wireless printing costs are the same as copying costs.

  • $.10 - 8.5"x11" Letter, Black & White 
  • $.20 - 8.5"x11" Letter, Color 
  • $.10 - 8.5"x14" Legal, Black & White
  • $.20 - 8.5"x14" Legal, Color 
  • $.20 - 11"x17" Tabloid Black & White
  • $.40 - 11"x17" Tabloid Color

The Downtown Newark location offers self-serve faxing. The first page costs $1.75 and each additional page costs $1.00. Please note: The library cannot receive faxes.

The copier/printers at each LCL location allow you to scan photos, documents
and books to your USB drive or email address for free. You can scan in full color or black and white.

The scanner accepts documents up to 11"x17". Please ask a staff member for assistance.   


  • Feb

    Saturday Tales

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark - Meeting Room A

    Join us for stories and songs in this fun for all-ages storytime every Saturday! *No story time on February 8

  • Feb

    Winter Wonderland Tea Party

    11:00 AM @ Johnstown (Mary E. Babcock)

    We invite you to a frosty tea party celebrating the magic of winter.

  • Mar

    Library Ladies Book Club

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    No meetings required. Just read the selection and fill out a survey.March: Where'd You Go, Bernadette? by Maria Semple

  • Mar

    Teen Featured Book Club

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    No meetings required. Just read the selection.March: I'm Not Dying with You Tonight by Kimberly Jones and Gilly Segal

  • Mar

    Bookworm Book Club

    10:00 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

    No meetings required! Just read the selection and fill out a survey.March - Still Lives by Maria Hummel