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

Learning Express Library

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:


Special Program

Norwalk Public Library

Night Sky with Stars and a telescope


Stories, Legends & Tales from Haunted Ohio Places

Wednesday, October 22nd

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Exhibits of ghostly artifacts!

Interactive audience participation!

Spooky events may occur!

Teens and Adults only

For more information call 419-668-6063

Tween Book Club

Tween Book Club


Will meet the last Monday of each month!

1. Pick up the book to check out!

2. Read the book throughout the month!

3. Attend the discussion!

4. Have a snack!

5. Help pick the next book to discuss!


October Book

Cover of The Tiger Rising by Kate DiCamillo

The Tiger Rising

Monday, October 27th

@ 6:30 PM

Books will be available now in the Children's Room

For children reading at a 3rd Grade Level or Above

Library Announcement

As we are preparing the Main Floor of the Norwalk Public Library for renovation, items are being relocated.

Please stop by the Main Circulation desk if you are having difficulty finding an item’s new location.

We apologize for any inconvenience and thank you for your patience.

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.


Upcoming Events




Arts in the Afternoon

4:30 pm - 5:30 pm



Ohio Spirits

(YA & Adult Program)

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm



Toddler Time

11:00 am - 11:30 am



Tween Book Club

6:30 pm - 7:30 pm



Library Board Meeting

4:30 pm



Magician Dave Lehman

6:30 pm



Toddler Time

11:00 am - 11:30 am