Library Hours

Monday  & Wednesday

9:30 am - 8:30 pm


Tuesday & Thursday

10:30 am - 6:00 pm


Friday & Saturday

9:30 am - 5:00 pm



Contact Information

46 West Main Street

Norwalk, Ohio 44857

Phone: 419-668-6063

Fax: 419-663-2190



Reserve a Librarian

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The Norwalk Public Library is announcing a new program being offered. Reserve a Librarian.

This program is an hour long appointment to receive one-on-one instruction with a library staff person to help with e-books, e-mail, internet or anything that a patron might need assistance with.

To register for an appointment you can stop by one of the circulation desks, call us at 419-668-6063 or fill out an electronic form by clicking here. Once the form is filled out, you will be contacted as soon as possible and an appointment will be set.

If you have any questions please let us know.

Friends of the Library

No more 'snailing' around with our news to you!

Yes, we'd like to start using email to send you the Friends' newsletter and other important information. Email is faster and cheaper. It also is "tree friendly." Would you please help by sending us your email address, if you have one? Email to:


Puzzle Exchange Program

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Love to do jigsaw puzzles? Have puzzles that you have done and want new ones? Then the Norwalk Public Library's new Puzzle Exchange Program might be the answer for you! Also, if you have any puzzles that need a new home please feel free to donate them for our program.

How does the program work?

  1. A person brings in a puzzle & exchanges it for another puzzle.
  2. All pieces should be included.
  3. Puzzles can be any size 150 pcs to 1000 pcs

Yellow background with an audio cassette in the middle. With the words: Toddler/Preschool Dance Party. Friday, September nineth and September twenty-third at 10:30. Music and movement for little ones and their caregivers. Norwalk Public Library 419-668-6063. #maplecityreads

Book Buzz! A book club for Kindergartners, First Graders and Second Graders! September twenty-sixth at four thirty pm. Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola.

How-to-Tuesday. Tuesday September twenty-seventh four thirty pm to five thirty pm at the Norwalk Public Library. Come and learn something new. Abstract background with black, white, blue and yellow shapes.

Yellow background with a lion. Storytime at NPL. Every Thursday at eleven a.m. Stories. Songs. Fun! Norwalk Public Library. 46 W. Main Street. Norwalk, OH 4196686063

E-media Collection

eMedia just for Kids

Reading level K-12

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Some Young Adult titles will be located in the regular eMedia site.


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Tumble Book Cloud. read, watch, learn. Blue background with white fluffy clouds.


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eMedia for Adults and YA

Click here to go to our emedia site. Download music, video, e-book or audiobooks. Background of a city skyline with a man walking in the foreground listening to an audio device with earbuds.

Click here to access our downloadable

E-books, Audio Books, Video, and Music.

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What is hoopla?

Hoopla is a streaming service for movies, music albums, television episodes, and audiobooks. All content is simultaneous access, meaning no holds. Their most popular items are music with over 200,000 albums available. 


Hoopla is available via the Hoopla App on most mobile devices and on your desktop browser. 


Checkout limits are 10 items per patron per month. Content automatically expires after the loan period:

Videos: 3 days

Music Albums: 7 days

Audiobooks - 21 days


Visit the site to view the collection:




Click here for a guide to set up your hoopla account 


If you have any questions please contact us at 419-668-6063 or stop at one of circulation desks for assistance.