Welcome to the Licking County Library.

Homework Help

Access books, journals, videos, magazines, and more for student research and classroom instruction. This resource covers topics in all subject areas and for all school-age groups.

Kids InfoBits
An easy-to-use digital resource that features age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics. The modern design and simple navigation make it easy for users to explore content and gain comfort with database searching.

Literary Reference Center
Gives access to literary journals, reference works, poems, short stories, book discussion help, and more.

MAS Ultra - School Edition
Access biographies, primary source documents, and an image collection from popular high school magazines and reference books for school research.

Middle Search Plus
Access biographies, primary source documents, and images from popular middle school magazines, reference books for school research.

Ohio Means Jobs
Allows users to prepare for careers through online training and tests, search for jobs, create and upload resumes, and find available workshops and career fairs. Provides individualized help for K-12 and college students, individuals with disabilities, unemployed users, and veterans.

Oxford Reference Online
Provides millions of entries from encyclopedias, companions, and dictionaries to aid with research in many subject areas.

Oxford Research Encyclopedias
Reference content in humanities, social sciences, and science.

Points of View Reference Center
Shares resources that present multiple sides of an issue. Students can use these resources, realize and develop persuasive arguments and essays, better understand controversial issues and develop analytical thinking skills.

Primary Search
Used for elementary school research through popular magazines dating as far back as 1990.

Science Reference Center
Contains hundreds of science encyclopedias, reference books, periodicals and other sources for student research in a variety of scientific topics.

Very Short Introductions
An excellent way to get a quick authoritative and accessible overview of a subject.

This resource for students provides an encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, homework help, study aids, and curriculum guides in both English and Spanish.

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    Onsite Help With A Techspert - Buckeye Lake

    10:00 AM @ Buckeye Lake

    Have you recently received a tech gift or have questions about technology? Stop by for assistance with any technology issues or inquiries during this open house.

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    Family Story Time - Utica (Hervey Memorial)

    10:30 AM @ Utica (Hervey Memorial)

    Enjoy stories, songs and activities for the entire family.

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    Sensory Story Time

    10:30 AM @ Downtown Newark

    Enjoy stories, songs, and sensory play for the whole family. This program is specially planned just for kids who need a more gentle, sensory sensitive story time experience.

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    Curiosity Lab

    1:00 PM @ Downtown Newark - Lower Level Story Time Room

    Enjoy this sometimes messy, but always fun, program involving science, technology, engineering, art and math. January's topic: air pressure

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    Teen Trivia

    4:00 PM @ Buckeye Lake

    Show off how much you know about pop culture and your general knowledge. Who knows? You may learn something new! Grab your friends and make a team or join one at the Library.