Locations & Hours

The Lorain Public Library System, or LPLS, is the largest, most comprehensive library system in Lorain County, Ohio, with much of its service area compromising the northeast part of the county. The estimated population in the library system's service district is over 135,000. Library services are provided from six branches in Lorain, Avon, Columbia Station, North Ridgeville and Sheffield Lake. Additionally, LPLS has Outreach Services which include a Books by Mail program and an extensive array of e-Services available from this website. 

School districts in the service area include Lorain City Schools, Avon Local Schools, Clearview Local Schools, Columbia Local Schools, Fireland Local Schools, North Ridgeville City Schools, and Sheffield-Sheffield Lake City Schools. 


Main Library

351 W. Sixth Street, Lorain, Ohio 44052 
440-244-1192
Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Avon Branch 

37485 Harvest Drive, Avon, OH 44011 
440-934-4743
Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Columbia Branch 

13824 W. River Road North, Columbia Station, OH 44028 
440-236-8751
Monday-= through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

Domonkas Branch

4125 E. Lake Road, Sheffield Lake, OH 44054 
440-949-7410
Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

 

North Ridgeville Branch

35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039
440-327-8326
Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. 
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 

(*Open Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. October through April, closed on Sundays from May through September)

South Lorain Branch

2121 Homewood Drive, Lorain, OH 44055
440-277-5672
Monday through Thursday 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

(*Open Sundays 1 to 4 p.m. from October through April, closed on Sundays from May through September)

Hours subject to change