Services and Resources

Bookmobile and Outreach

Bookmobile service in Ashland County began out of a car in 1937. The Ashland Public Library is proud to continue to providing bookmobile service to library members throughout Ashland County...

Computers and Internet Access

Public Computers, Printing & Copying Services, Children's Computers, Wi-Fi Access, & Mobile Printing

Genealogy and Local History

The Ashland County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society (OGS) maintains a Genealogy and Local History Room located in the mezzanine level of the Ashland Public Library. This room is operated jointly by the chapter and the APL Adult Services Depar

Databases and Online Resources, Ohio Web Library, NewsBank (digital access to archived Ashland Times-Gazettes), NuWav Legal Documents, Cypress Resume, Heritage Quest,, StartTalking!, & Ohio Crime Victims Rights Toolkit.


With your valid Ashland Public Library Card and PIN, you have free access to the Ohio Digital Library - a collection of over 30,000 items including ebooks and audiobooks that can be downloaded to eReaders, tablets and other portable devices...

Requesting Material

Most items within our catalog can be reserved by placing a "hold" on it, regardless of the owning library. Holds can be placed by visiting our online catalog, by calling 419-289-8188, ext. 602, or by stopping by the Public Service Desk on the main floor o

Meeting Rooms

A Meeting Room Application must be completed and approved by the director or his/her designee prior to scheduling meetings. Click here for the Meeting Room Application.

Voter Registration

You can register to vote or update your current registration if you have changed your address or name at the Customer Services Desk.

Golden Buckeye Card Registration

To apply for a Golden Buckeye Card, bring appropriate ID to the Circulation Desk. Ohio residents that are 60 years of age and older will need either a drivers' license, birth certificate or state identification that verifies their age....

Community Resources

Informational Takeaways  The Ashland Public Library has several areas within the building promoting local organizations' information. Two community bulletin boards are located near the main entrance, one which was purch...

Reports Available to the Public

Here you can find reports from various public works projects, public agencies, and other organizations that supply us with their information to be made available to the general public. Please see staff members with questions or for help accessing the

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