Virtual Assistance

While the library building is closed, reference assistance and digital tech help are still available. Library staff can be reached during regular, library hours by emailing Click here for additional information, including digital help guides, YouTube instructional videos, and e-card registration information.

COVID-19 Journal Project

The Coshocton Public Library would like to encourage Coshocton County residents of all ages to write down their thoughts, feelings, and experiences during these days of the COVID-19 pandemic. Our library has a wonderful Local History Room and we would like to create a collection (once we get back in the building!) of written reflections on this important historical moment. Instructions for contributing journal entries to the library will come later. For now, just start writing to create a valuable resource for future generations.

Teen Art Competition

Teens, create a work of art that simply expresses how you perceive INDEPENDENCE and submit it to by 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30th to be eligible to win a prize and have your work displayed on the Coshocton Public Library System’s Facebook page.

Scholastic Bookfest

Scholastic's Home Base Virtual Book Fest is an online celebration where authors and kids can engage with each other in exciting new ways! From themed costume contests to online Q&As to trivia events, kids around the world can enjoy interacting with their favorite authors in real-time. Virtual Book Fest will be held on March 27th from 3-5 pm EST.

Libby app

Borrow ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines to read on your phone or tablet using the Libby app by OverDrive. You can even send and read your borrowed ebooks to your Kindle ereader! It’s free and easy to get started. Learn more at

Library Temporarily Closed

Due to COVID-19, the Coshocton Public Library system is closed as of March 16 and will remain closed until further notice. While the physical library is closed, patrons are reminded that digital services are still available. Staff can be reached by email at Patrons are reminded to enjoy items that are currently checked out for a little longer, as returns are not being accepted. Overdue fines will be forgiven. Wi-Fi is available outside of the library building.

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