Video Gaming Event Enjoyed by Local Teens & Tweens

Teen Gaming Event – Tween and Teens ages 10-19 were invited to join us Saturday, May 6 for a fun afternoon of Xbox and Switch gaming with snacks, soda, and prizes. All supplies were provided. Everyone enjoyed gaming challenges and earned prizes, snack and socialize with other kids from the community.

“Library” Scented Soap Fundraiser by HoneyRun Farm

This soap was created by the Honeyrun Farm specifically as a way to create a fundraiser for the Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library. With every bar purchased through Honeyrun Farm they generously donated $3 per bar of the $4.75 cost from Honeyrun Farm to the Mt. Sterling Friends of the Library. If you are […]

Bunny Education Presentation was Great Success

Bunny Basics for Beginners introduced all about domestic bunnies including how to care for them, how they interact with people and other pets, and what makes them the best family pet.  Hosted by Dayton House Rabbit Society, and with a total of 23 people who visited in all, DHRS educated on the right way to […]

Digital Scanner Available for Public Use

New at Mt. Sterling Public Library! Come in and check out our new Kodak digital scanner to use in the library!  This is an easy-to-use scanner than can handle both slides and developed film negatives, converting them to standard .jpg images. One simple USB and cord both powers the machine and then lets users send pictures […]

Laminating Services Available

Mt. Sterling Public Library offers laminating services to the public for a small fee to cover supplies. Small items are .50 cents each and larger 8-1/2 X 11 sizes are $1.00 each. We can also laminate larger poster sizes for an additional fee to cover materials. You may bring your items in any open day […]

LinkedIn Learning for Libraries

Mt. Sterling Public library offers you LinkedIn Learning for Libraries for free What does this mean for you? *Please note that you need to know your library pin when you use your library account for this program just like you do for using your Hoopla account or any of the many resources available to you […]

The Great Courses Available Through Hoopla

Stream audio versions of the Great Courses for free with Hoopla Have you heard of The Great Courses? They’re a collection of phenomenal lectures series created by esteemed college professors for the general public on fascinating topics like Decisive Battles in World History, Writing Great Fiction, and Physics & our Universe. They’re engaging, enlightening, and understandable. The only […]

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 […]

Support your Library through our Friends of the Library Sales

Our sales display case for the “FOL Store” is located next to the long reading table and between the audiobook section and the adult non-fiction section, across from the patron computer station.  It is easily accessed All items are new. All sales are generated by the Friends of the Library and go towards programming and […]

Library Offers Upgraded Wi-Fi

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

New Activities Daily for Young Children Just a Click Away

We recommend you take advantage of this free resource by visiting their website at DayByDayOH for the fun activities they offer your children and families. Visit their family literacy calendar at http://www.daybydayoh.org/ every day of the month for something new and fun to see or do such as songs, videos, activities and daily book suggestions. […]

Hoopla Gives Patrons Free Movies, etc.

Mt. Sterling Public Library offers our library card holders the free digital servie of hoopla, a  revolutionary, library-lending service. Patrons can 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 […]