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.


Main Library

351 W. Sixth Street, Lorain, Ohio 44052 
440-244-1192
M, Tu, W, Th 10 a.m.-8 p.m., F, Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Avon Branch Library

37485 Harvest Drive, Avon, OH 44011 
440-934-4743
M, Tu, Th 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; W Noon-8:30 p.m., F 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Columbia Branch Library

13824 W. River Road North, Columbia Station, OH 44028 
440-236-8751
M, Tu 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; W, Th Noon-8 p.m.; F Noon-6 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Domonkas Branch Library

4125 E. Lake Road, Sheffield Lake, OH 44054 
440-949-7410
M, Tu, Thu 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; W, Th Noon-8:30 p.m.; F 2 p.m.-6 p.m.; Sat 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

North Ridgeville Branch Library

35700 Bainbridge Road, North Ridgeville, OH 44039
440-327-8326
M, Tu, W, Th 10 a.m.-8:30 p.m.; F, Sat 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sun* 1 p.m.-5 p.m.
(* Closed Sundays from May through September)

South Lorain Branch Library

2121 Homewood Drive, Lorain, OH 44055
440-277-5672
M, Tu, Th 11 a.m.-8 p.m., W Noon-8 p.m., F 2 p.m.-6 p.m.; Sat 11 a.m.-5 p.m.; Sun* 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
(* Closed Sundays from May through September)

Hours subject to change