Main Library

140 S. Paint St.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-702-4145
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Hours:

  • Mon: 9am-7pm
  • Tues: 9am-7pm
  • Wed: 9am-7pm
  • Thurs: 9am-7pm
  • Fri: 9am-5pm
  • Sat: 9am-5pm
  • Sun: Closed

Northside Branch

550 Buckeye St.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
740-702-4145
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Hours:

  • Mon: 9am-7pm
  • Tues: 9am-7pm
  • Wed: 9am-7pm
  • Thurs: 9am-7pm
  • Fri: 9am-5pm
  • Sat: 9am-5pm
  • Sun: Closed

County Branches

Howard S. Young
(Frankfort) Branch
167 Springfield St.
Frankfort, OH 45628
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Hours:

  • Mon: 1-7pm
  • Tues: 1-6pm
  • Wed: 10am-3pm
  • Thurs: 1-6pm
  • Fri: 1-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

Kingston Branch
89 N. Main St.
Kingston, OH 45644
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Hours:

  • Mon: 1-7pm
  • Tues: 1-6pm
  • Wed: 10am-3pm
  • Thurs: 1-6pm
  • Fri: 1-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

Paxton Branch
113 Dewey Ave.
Bainbridge, OH 45612
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Hours:

  • Mon: 1-7pm
  • Tues: 1-6pm
  • Wed: 10am-3pm
  • Thurs: 1-6pm
  • Fri: 1-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

Richmond Dale Branch
770 Main St.
Richmond Dale, OH 45673
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Hours:

  • Mon: 1-7pm
  • Tues: 1-6pm
  • Wed: 10am-3pm
  • Thurs: 1-6pm
  • Fri: 1-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

School Branches

Huntington Branch Library
188 Huntsman Rd.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
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Hours:

  • Mon: 1-7pm
  • Tues: 1-6pm
  • Wed: 10am-3pm
  • Thurs: 1-6pm
  • Fri: 1-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

Mount Logan Branch Library
841 E. Main St.
Chillicothe, OH 45601
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Hours:

  • Mon: 1-7pm
  • Tues: 1-6pm
  • Wed: 10am-3pm
  • Thurs: 1-6pm
  • Fri: 1-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

South Salem Branch Library
Buckskin Elementary

4297 Broadway St.
South Salem, OH 45681
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Hours:

  • Mon: 1-7pm
  • Tues: 1-6pm
  • Wed: 10am-3pm
  • Thurs: 1-6pm
  • Fri: 1-5pm
  • Sat: Closed
  • Sun: Closed

2021 Library Holiday Closures

New Year’s Day – Friday, January 1
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day – Monday, January 18
Presidents’ Day – Monday, February 15
Easter – Sunday, April 4
Memorial Day – Monday, May 31
Independence Day – Monday, July 5
Labor Day – Monday, September 6
Columbus Day – Monday, October 11 for staff in-service
Veteran’s Day – Thursday, November 11
Thanksgiving Eve – Wednesday, November 24, all library locations close at 5 p.m.
Thanksgiving Day – Thursday, November 25
Christmas – Thursday, December 23 (observed), Friday, December 24; Saturday, December 25; and Sunday, December 26
New Year’s Eve – Friday, December 31 (observed)
New Year’s Day – Saturday, January 1, 2022; and Sunday, January 2, 2022

On-Site Services 

  • Get lost browsing our stacks while searching for your next read! We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels, audiobooks, magazines, large print, books for kids and teens, music, movies, and much more. 
  • Beyond Books Collection – Check out a Chromebook, a WiFi hotspot, or even a cake pan or a bicycle! 
  • Computers and laptops with high-speed Internet and Microsoft Office software
  • Free, open WiFi in our parking lots 
  • Meeting rooms available for non-profit use
  • Book drops at all locations 
  • Reference service at all locations 
  • Free notary public service at the Main library (Please call ahead for this service)
  • Curbside pickup available at all locations except Northside, which offers a Drive-Through window 
  • Photocopy and Remote Printing services – black & white and color prints, $.10 page for black and white, $.50 per page for color 
  • Faxing service – All local and toll-free faxing is free.  For long distance faxes, the charge is $1 for every five pages, with a maximum cost per fax of $3.  No international faxes. 
  • Homebound book delivery for qualifying individuals through CRCPL’s Outreach Department 
  • Local history research and genealogy by request 
  • Free, 1-1 Tech Tutoring 
  • Book Match – Let us choose books for you based on your personal preferences 
  • Teacher, Parent & Caregiver Collections – Let us curate a collection of children’s books for your little ones, specific to any topic or interest 
  • Bookish Bags for Teens and BookBag for Adults – Monthly themed subscription book bags with swag for you to keep!

Digital Services

COVID Safety Procedures

  • Per state mandate, masks are not currently required for staff and patrons who are fully vaccinated (meaning two weeks after the vaccination course).  Unvaccinated patrons and staff will continue to properly wear facial coverings.
  • Reasonable social distancing for all patrons and staff is still encouraged.
  • All public meeting spaces will be available for reservations. Food and drink are allowed in the library and in meeting rooms.
  • Until further notice, water fountains will remain closed, but bottle filling stations are open.
  • Virtual programming will continue with outdoor programming scheduled when possible. When necessary, due to weather or other factors, programs may move inside.
  • Computer use is limited to essential use only, and granted in 1-hour blocks.
  • High-contact surfaces are sanitized often throughout the day.