Library Closing Early Today

Mt. Sterling Public Library will be CLOSING EARLY TODAY, Monday, January 25, at 3:00 p.m. due to the icy weather conditions. We apologize for any inconvenience. Please remember that our digital content remains available to you 24 hours a day, 365 days a year.

New Library Director & Fiscal Officer Announced

Mt. Sterling Public Library Board of Trustees are pleased to announce new staff additions. The board has appointed Steve Brindza as Library Director and Jeremy VanMeter as the new fiscal officer. The board was especially intent on choosing a good fit for both positions. Mr. Brindza is replacing Chris Siscoe who left November 1st to […]

January Zoom Book Club Meeting

The ‘Around Town’ Book Club will meet via Zoom on Thursday, January 28 at 7:00 p.m. The book that will be discussed is American Dirt, by Jeanine Cummins. Books are available now for those who will be participating in the Zoom meeting. We ask those not attending to order their own copies in as ours […]

Library Building Closed to Public. Curbside Only Until Further Notice

The library building CLOSED to the public on Monday, November 30 until further notice. All items (including DVD’s) may be returned in the drop box at the main entrance. Patrons may continue to request books, magazines, movies, etc., through their account, accessed through our website at or by calling the library at 740-869-2430 during […]

Ladies Night Out Covid-19 Update

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic we feel it is in the best interest of our participants and staff to cancel the Ladies Night Out Movie of the Month until further notice. We will revisit putting this popular and long standing program of 10 years back on our schedule again later in 2021 as the community […]

Library WiFi Upgraded, Log-In Changed

We have upgraded our WiFi to better serve our patrons. Be sure to update your connection to our hotspot. The new name can be found listed as MSPL_Guest. The new password is now beourguest. We welcome anyone to access our free WiFi in the comfort of your own car from our parking lot, or on […]

Facemask Sales

Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library are selling handmade fabric facemasks as a service and a fundraiser. Sold at Two Hands Coffee & Creative Studio, facemasks are $4 for ties and $5 for elastic, or by donation. A variety of patterns and prints are available. It is recommended to wash by hand or machine washing in lengerie bag […]

Overdrive Has Acquired RBDigital

As of the beginning of December, RBDigital has been acquired by Overdrive. All eBooks and audiobooks from RBDigital have been moved to Overdrive. Use Overdrive or your Libby App to find what ;you are looking for. · AcornTV – Acorn TV brings world-class mysteries, dramas, and comedies from Britain and beyond to library patrons through […]

Mini Pumpkin Paint Contest Winners Announced!

To celebrate National Friends of the Library week from October 18-24, Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library provided Fall Grab-N-Go bags for adults and children with a miniature pumpkin, paint set, and a pumpkin shaped sugar cookie while supplies lasted. All Grab-N-Go bags that were picked up and these are our winners from the mini-pumpkin […]

Free Books Mailed to Your Children from Birth to 5 Years Old

It sounds almost too simple to be true, but by reading regularly with your children during their preschool years, you are giving them the biggest boost toward a successful education they will ever get. To help achieve this goal, the Mt. Sterling Public Library, the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library, Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, and the United […]