Loudonville Public Library
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Monday – Thursday
10:00 am – 9:00 pm

Friday – Saturday
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

Closed Sunday

Using The Library

Are you wanting to get a library card? Would you like to book a meeting room? Or do you need information about one of our many other services? This is the right spot.


Look for and place holds on items in the Loudonville Public Library as well as 237 other libraries across 47 counties.

My Account

Go directly to your account to check holds, due date, fines or even to renew items that you are just not quite ready to return yet.


Genealogy and local history, homework help and online resources. It is all here and free to use.

Author, Paul L. Gaus


Paul Gaus will be at the library on Monday, September 9 at 7:00 pm to talk about his latest novel “Stars for Lydia”. Paul, an Ohio author, has been writing Amish-Country mysteries since 1993. Don’t miss this opportunity to pick up one of his books and have it signed.

Things to know

SEO Library App for Apple and Android

SEO Library Center just released a new library app for Apple and Android devices. We happen to think that it is wonderful! So take a moment and watch this short video to see just how easy and powerful it is. 

Loudonville a Three Star Library

The Loudonville Public Library has been rated as a three star library in the Library Journal Index 2018. This Index rates U.S. public libraries based on selected per capita output measures. The 2018 Index pulls data recently release by the Institute of Museum and Library Services for FY16. This year 7,361 U.S. public libraries qualified to be rated in the Index.

Upcoming Events

Tech 4 Two

Tuesday, August 20
10:00, 11:30, 1:30 or 3:00 pm

Sign up for an hour long one-on-one session on a technology subject of your choice. Please be specific about your subject so that you can get the most out of your session.

Home Preservation Series: Canning Soups & Stews

Monday, August 26
6:30 pm

A demonstration with Kate Shumaker, OSU Extension on canning soups and stews at home. Refreshments and prizes.

Friends Meeting

Tuesday, September 3
7:00 pm

Amanda Lipps will be the guest speaker for the evening. She will talk about historical re-enacting 1750-1770. Open to all.

Preschool Storytime

Tuesday, September 3
11:00 am

Storytimes are designed to engage 3-5 year olds with stories, songs, fingerplays and crafts.