Category Archives for Adult Posts

Library Will Return to Curbside Pickup Only Effective 11/27

Effective this Friday, November 27th, the London Public Library will be going back to only offering curbside services. Patrons will not be permitted in the library. This decision is based on the recent recommendations sent out by Madison County Public Health. Our first priority is keeping the public and our staff safe during this difficult […]

Care Packages for Troops

You can help show support and gratitude for troops overseas by donating items to be placed in care packages and mailed to troops stationed at Kandahar Air Base, Afghanistan. Donations can be dropped off at the library until Saturday, December 19th. Recommended items to donate include: -Small packages of nuts (any type)-Jerky-Magazines -Gum-Coffee-Sample sizes of […]

London Public Library Opening on Monday, October 5th

Appointments are needed to enter the building.  Appointments can be made now, either by going to or by calling the library at 740-852-9543. Appointments are available to browse our collection or to use a public computer.  Computer sessions are limited to 1 hour per day.  A few other things to remember: Please enter the […]

The Jester Jim Show

You can watch a recording of the live show! The show begins at about 4:45 of the video. This is not your ordinary juggling show! Jester Jim, a juggling, beatboxing, comedy genius, puts on a LIVE virtual, interactive, and extraordinarily entertaining show!

Virtual Breakout Room: Zombie Outbreak

Time for another breakout room! “Something terrible is happening. The government has been keeping the disasters quiet for years. Oftentimes, they get lucky and contain the problem. But now, reports of a new outbreak have been spreading. Only you can help figure out how to stop the spread before it is too late. Hurry – […]

Beanstack App How-to

Need help navigating the Beanstack app to log your summer reading and activities? Watch this video tutorial for guidance. 

Hogwarts Digital Escape Room

Some muggle fun has found its way to Hogwarts! You have just started your first year at Hogwarts, and in order to get to know your house better must work together, mixing muggle knowledge with magic, in order to escape the muggle world and get back to Hogwarts. This is a virtual event. Click on […]

Curbside Service Begins 5/18

Curbside Service starting Monday, May 18th at the London Public Library. Here’s how it will work: · Place items on hold Place holds on physical items by using our online catalog at or call the library at 740-852-9543 during curbside hours. · Get notifications Once you receive your hold notices, you can come to […]

Book Drop Opening & Curbside Service Announcement

Effective this Tuesday, May 5th, we will be opening our book drop. Patrons will be able to start returning items that they have in their possessions. All items are permitted to be placed in the book drop EXCEPT for board games. If you have a board game, please hold onto it until we reopen the building. They […]

Updated Library Statement on COVID-19 (4/2/20)

April 2, 2020 Due to the orders and recommendations from Governor Dewine, the London Public Library will be closed indefinitely. We will continue to monitor the situation and we will reopen as soon we feel the safety of our patrons and staff will not be compromised. If you do have library material currently checked out, […]