Library Hours

Monday  & Wednesday

9:30 am - 8:30 pm


Tuesday & Thursday

10:30 am - 6:00 pm


Friday & Saturday

9:30 am - 5:00 pm



Contact Information

46 West Main Street

Norwalk, Ohio 44857

Phone: 419-668-6063

Fax: 419-663-2190



Local Weather

Reserve a Librarian


The Norwalk Public Library is announcing a new program being offered. Reserve a Librarian.

This program is an hour long appointment to receive one-on-one instruction with a library staff person to help with e-books, e-mail, internet or anything that a patron might need assistance with.

To register for an appointment you can stop by one of the circulation desks, call us at 419-668-6063 or fill out an electronic form by clicking here. Once the form is filled out, you will be contacted as soon as possible and an appointment will be set.

If you have any questions please let us know.

Puzzle Exchange Program

Love to do jigsaw puzzles? Have puzzles that you have done and want new ones? Then the Norwalk Public Library's new Puzzle Exchange Program might be the answer for you! Also, if you have any puzzles that need a new home please feel free to donate them for our program.

How does the program work?

  1. A person brings in a puzzle & exchanges it for another puzzle.
  2. All pieces should be included.
  3. Puzzles can be any size 150 pcs to 1000 pcs

Friends of the Library

No more 'snailing' around with our news to you!

Yes, we'd like to start using email to send you the Friends' newsletter and other important information. Email is faster and cheaper. It also is "tree friendly." Would you please help by sending us your email address, if you have one? Email to:


Community Survey for Strategic Planning

The Norwalk Public Library is in the process of updating our strategic plan. This plan will guide library services and programs for the coming years. To ensure the library meets the needs of the Norwalk community, we are seeking your input and feedback. Please help us by completing the survey to let us know what library services are important to you and what services you would like to see us develop further.

With your (optional) contact information, you will be entered in a drawing for a $25 gift card.


Please click the picture below to take the survey.





The Library will be CLOSED on


Monday, February 15th



For the observance of President's Day



The library will reopen Tuesday, February 16th at 10:30 AM


The AV and Bookdrops

will be available for your convenience

Magic Fun!

Tween Book Club

Book Club


February 22nd

7pm - 8pm


Sheri's Coffee House


"The Good Earth" by Pearl S. Buck




Books are available for check out

at the Main Desk

Norwalk Public Library's Cookbook Club


Cookbook Club


Feb. 24th 12:30

Pick up a copy of the book at the desk, cook a recipe to share and join us for food and fun.

Night Owls Online Book Club

E-media Collection

eMedia just for Kids

Reading level K-12

Some Young Adult titles will be located in the regular eMedia site.





eMedia for Adults and YA

Click here to go to our emedia site. Download music, video, e-book or audiobooks.

Click here to access our downloadable

E-books, Audio Books, Video, and Music.

What is hoopla?

Hoopla is a streaming service for movies, music albums, television episodes, and audiobooks. All content is simultaneous access, meaning no holds. Their most popular items are music with over 200,000 albums available. 


Hoopla is available via the Hoopla App on most mobile devices and on your desktop browser. 


Checkout limits are 10 items per patron per month. Content automatically expires after the loan period:

Videos: 3 days

Music Albums: 7 days

Audiobooks - 21 days


Visit the site to view the collection:




Click here for a guide to set up your hoopla account 


If you have any questions please contact us at 419-668-6063 or stop at one of circulation desks for assistance.

Tax Links


Federal Income Tax                          State Income & School District Taxes                          Norwalk City Taxes

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