Bookmobile Visits Cancelled Today

Due to the forecasted storms off and on all day, the bookmobile will NOT be making its scheduled stops. For questions or more details, please contact the library at 740-869-2430. We apologize for any inconvenience.

July Board Meeting

The library and community museum have moved the regular monthly board meetings to Thursday, July 18 at 6:15 p.m. Meetings are open to the public.

July Book Club Meeting

The ‘Around Town’ Book Club will meet Thursday, July 25 at the Mt. Sterling Community Center. The meeting will kick off at 7:00 p.m. and refreshments will be served. The book club is open to men and women from older teens and up who share a love of reading and enjoy the social interaction with […]

July Ladies Night Out Movie

The July Ladies Night Out movie has been narrowed down to a choice between The Public, rated PG-13 and starring Emilio Estevez & Alec Baldwin, OR Shazam, rated PG-13 and starring Zachary Levi. The decision will be made and announced by midweek next week. Ladies Night is a longstanding event for ladies only. Watch a […]

Acorn TV

The Mt. Sterling Public Library now offers world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond for library patrons through a streaming video service to any web-connected device. Watch some of your favorite shows commonly found on BBC America and PBS by clicking on the Acorn TV link, registering with your library card, and start […]

Become a Volunteer!

Volunteer Opportunities –  Do you need volunteer service hours for graduation?  For those in need of volunteer or community service hours for work, school, a club, or just for something fulfilling and rewarding to do in your spare time, the library offers volunteer opportunities.  Adults and teens ages 15 and up may pick up a […]

MCR Medical Donates to the 2019 Summer Reading Club

The Library Board of Trustees and staff would like to thank MCR Medical for their kind donation to the 2019 Summer Reading Club. Their donation purchases the activity books which each person receives as a prize for reading 10 books. It also pays for one of the grand prizes of a telescope. Each child or […]

Free Job Training Lessons through on Library Webpage

Take advantage of an Ohio statewide initiative to partner with libraries on workforce development, you can use your library card with your LinkedIn ID to access vocational education and computer assisted instruction on thousands of courses.  The link to is under Employment Resources and Adult Learning. provides over 600 courses in software development, 700 courses each of […]

Hoopla Gives Patrons Free Movies, etc.

Mt. Sterling Public Library is excited to introduce hoopla, a brand new, revolutionary, library-lending service! Patrons can now borrow thousands of videos, music albums, books, audio books, and comics right from a smartphone, tablet, or web browser. This easy-to-use digital lending platform is available to all Mt. Sterling Public Library patrons using web browsers or Apple […]

Support your Library through our Friends of the Library Sales

Our sales display case for the “FOL Store” has been MOVED to the center of the library!  It is now easier to access and can be found  between adult books on cd, and the adult non-fiction section near the table. All items are new. All sales are generated by the Friends of the Library, and go towards programming […]