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Friends of The Library

Organized in 1977, our organization is a 501(c)3 tax exempt group that supports the Ashland Public Library with voluntary service and monetary contributions. 

Genealogy and Local History

The Ashland County Chapter of the Ohio Genealogical Society (OGS) maintains a Genealogy and Local History Room located in the mezzanine level of the Ashland Public Library.

Ashland Times Gazette Archive

Explore local history through our extensive Ashland Times Gazette archive. New to the library in late 2018 is digital access to the Ashland Times-Gazette, spanning 2006 up to the present date.

Careers At Ashland Public Library

Interested in working with us at the Ashland Public Library? Click the like below to see all of our current opportunities.

Fines and Fees

Ashland Public Library members are responsible for all borrowed materials, including fines/fees incurred for overdue, lost, or damaged items.

Click below to learn more about fines and late fees.


Access thousands of award-winning art & craft video classes taught by the pros. Simply login with your library card to create an account and start creating. 

Library Leadership

Click below to see a list of the Ashland Public Library Leadership Team.

Ohio Web Library

With your valid Ashland Public Library Card, you have free access to the Ohio Web Library – a collection of over 40 online databases and online sources. 

LInkedin learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online learning resource that offers video courses in business, software, and creative skills. Sign in or register for free using your Ashland Public Library card.

Start Talking!

StartTalking! is a drug prevention resource for parents, mentors, and peers with information, tips, and materials to begin the conversation with youth about the dangers of drug abuse.

Ohio Legal Help

Ohio Legal Help is a free online site that gives all Ohioans the opportunity to understand their legal options, make informed decisions, and connect to legal and community resources.

Heritage Quest

Ready to dig back into your family history and uncover the mysteries of your ancestry? If you have an Ashland Public Library card, Heritage Quest is a great resource for those looking to explore previous generations.

Cypress Resume

A good resumé can be the key to a bright future. But, what if you don’t know how to build a resumé and cover letter that will stand out from the pack? No problem. Cypress Resumé has you covered.

Learning to drive? Needing to retake the driver’s license exam? Visit, and get connected to the resources you need.

Library Policies & Strategic Plan

All library policies were established for the benefit and security of library users, staff, and library property. 

​Click below to read Ashland Public Library’s policies and strategic plan.

Library Policies

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