Locations & Hours

The Lorain Public Library System serves a metropolitan community with many groups of varying economic, ethnic and educational backgrounds. The estimated population in the library system’s district is over 135,000.

School districts in the service district include: Lorain City Schools, Avon Local School District, Clearview Local Schools, Columbia Local Schools, Firelands Local Schools, North Ridgeville City Schools and Sheffield-Sheffield Lake City Schools.

Library service is provided by the Main Library in Lorain, branch libraries in Avon, Columbia Station, North Ridgeville, Sheffield Lake and South Lorain, and through outreach services, including Books by Mail service.

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