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Updated Library Statement on COVID-19

March 13, 2020   Following Governor DeWine’s remarks over the last couple of days, we have made the difficult decision of closing the London Public Library on Monday, March 16th with a hope of reopening on Monday, April 6th. We do not make this decision lightly, but ultimately the health and safety of our patrons […]


TumbleMath has graciously offered this database free through August 31, 2020! TumbleMath is the most comprehensive collection of math picture books you will find anywhere. All in the amazing TumbleBook format complete with animation and narration. The books are accompanied by supplementary materials such as lesson plans and quizzes. Click on Quiz Portal and you […]


AudioBookCloud has graciously offered this database free through August 31, 2020! AudioBookCloud: Your Online Audio Library is an online audio book library collection of streaming audio books for all ages. It gives you unlimited remote access to your audio book collection. AudioBookCloud is accessible from any device with an Internet connection! Fear not for checking out, […]


TeenBookCloud has graciously offered this database free through August 31, 2020! TeenBookCloud is an online database of eBooks and educator resources perfect for middle school and high school. They offer a robust selection of Graphic Novels, Enhanced Novels, eBooks, classic literature, National Geographic videos, educator resources, and audiobooks.  The collection is available online around the clock. No […]


RomanceBookCloud has graciously offered this database free through August 31, 2020! RomanceBookCloud currently features a core collection of over 1700 eBooks! You can read anytime and anywhere you wish! All you need is an internet connection! Then read to your heart’s content!

Baby Doll Story Time

Children ages 2-5 can join us for our new Baby Doll Story Time. Baby dolls will be provided – DO NOT bring your own. Children will use baby dolls to learn empathy, nurturing, and socialization skills. Learn healthy emotions Learn social play Develop healthy relationships Registration required for EACH child on our website: Baby Doll Story Time […]

Dolly Parton Imagination Library Registration Now Open to All of Madison County

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library provides an enrolled child with a FREE, age-appropriate book mailed in the child’s name to their home address monthly. Children between the ages of newborn to 5 years old can register at any time to be a part of the program. Thanks to a new alliance between Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library, […]

ABC’s of Movement

Many children learn best through movement. By combining movement experiences with the alphabet, children learn their letters and make literacy connections while improving their large motor skills. Children ages 3 – 6 are welcome to practice the alphabet through movement on Thursdays at 6:30 pm. Check out the ABC’s of Movement Events page. Here are the dates […]

Story Times

Join us for Story Time on Tuesday mornings.  Toddlers (0-3 years) and their caregivers meet Tuesdays from 10:00 – 10:30 am.  Preschoolers (3-6 years) and their caregivers meet Tuesdays from 11:00 – 11:45 am. Each week focuses on a different theme using books, songs, and finger plays to reinforce the topic and boost early literacy. We incorporate lots of music and movement. There are […]

Gnome on a Tome

Gnorbert the Gnome is somewhere in the library reading his new book. Find him and win a prize! There’s no need to disturb him while he’s reading, simply tell a staff member in the Children’s Room where you found him to receive a prize! Gnorbert will find a new reading spot each week, so you […]