The Loudonville Public Library Board of Trustees

The members of the Board of Trustees of the Loudonville Public Library serve seven year terms and as a school district library are appointed by the Loudonville-Perrysville Board of Education. The Board of Trustees meetings are held on the last Thursday of the month at 6:00 pm in the Board Room of the library. All Board of Trustees meetings are open to the public.
Message from the Board President

On behalf of the administration and staff of the Loudonville Public Library, I want to welcome you to the website of our library. The Loudonville Public Library is a beautiful facility staffed with energetic and helpful people offering a wide variety of programs and services.

As you explore the webiste and various links provided, you will find information for adults, teens and children. this website will provide access as well to the community, school district and (OPLIN) the Ohio Public Library Information Network.

We believe that the electronic resources provided will allow you to access the library collection and find many of your information needs from your computer. However, let me take this opportunity to invite you to visit our library in person to experience first hand one of the premier library facilities in Ohio.


Peg Butler
Board President

Mission Statement
The purpose of the Loudonville Public Library is to select, make available and maintain resources, in a variety of formats, meeting the educational, informational, and recreational needs of our community. The Loudonville Public Library offers this service to all persons and exists to stimulate ideas and learning, and to enhance the quality of life for those we serve.

A Message from the Director

Mike ThorntonLoudonville Public Library's tag line is "Learn. Play. Live". This reflects our intent that the library be part of the fabric of this community and a part of daily life for the members of this community. It is a place for lifelong learning, for pursuing your passions, and for accomplishing your goals. Whether online or off, we invite you to visit us, explore what we have to offer, and share with us how we can best serve you and this community.

Best Regards,
Michael W Thornton, MLIS