Main Library Renovation

Main Library Renovation View from Wick Avenue

Main Library renovation to begin as the Youngstown Zoning Department Design Review Committee unanimously approved requests from the Library for... READ MORE

Library Anywhere

The Library has remote services available to you ANYWHERE, ANYTIME from e-books and audiobooks to streaming movies, magazines, comics and more. Information about online services and products can be found on the Library Anywhere page. READ MORE

Virtual Programming

Join us for virtual programming through the library’s website and social media platforms. We have daily Facebook live chats, weekly virtual programs and online photo challenges. The Library is still here for you! READ MORE

E-mail or Call 330-259-3399

New phone number during the temporary closure: 330-259-3399. Email reference at Reach a librarian by phone from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Mon.-Thurs. and 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat. Other times, leave voicemail. READ MORE

1K Books Before Kindergarten

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If you’re not signed up, the good news is that you can now register online for this program and start... READ MORE

Storyline for Kids

Hear a Story at 330-259-3393. Call and listen to one of our librarians read your children a story each week. The story... READ MORE

Digital Library Card

No Library Card? No Problem! Ohio residents can sign up online and will be emailed a barcode which can be used immediately. A digital library card gives you access to e-books, audiobooks, online databases, magazines, streaming music, movies, TV shows... READ MORE


The Library remains closed until further notice to flatten the curve of spread of COVID-19. Check our health & safety information page related to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) virus for updates and helpful links. Most importantly – stay safe. READ MORE


Sally Ride Day


May 26 is recognized as “Sally Ride Day,” to honor astronaut and astrophysicist Sally Ride, the first woman in space. The library has many books and resources so you can... READ MORE

Children’s Classic Literature Audiobooks

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Did you ever read a children’s classic literature book? Children’s classic literature novels are stories made for juveniles that are about topics that... READ MORE

YA Book Reviews from Amy: Books that Will Stay with Me


Hello Everyone! This week I wanted to highlight the books that have stayed with me ever since I have read them; the kind of books that... READ MORE