Libraries

We are lucky to have so many outstanding libraries scattered throughout Athens County.

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Connecting Athens County's communities with knowledge, fun, and activities for the entire family are seven Athens County Public Library branches:

Athens Public Library
30 Home Street
Athens, OH 45701
740-592-4272

Hours: Tuesday - Thursday 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
             Friday - Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm



Chauncey Public
Library
29 Converse Street
Chauncey, OH 45719
740-797-2512

Hours:  Monday - Friday 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Coolville Public Library

26401 Main Street
Coolville, OH 45723
740-667-3354

Hours: Monday - Friday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm



Glouster Public Library
20 Toledo Street
Glouster, OH 45732
740-767-3670

Hours:  Monday - Thursday  11:00 am - 6:00 pm
              Friday - Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm



Nelsonville Public Library

95 West Washington Street
Nelsonville, OH 45764
740-753-2118

Hours: Monday - Tuesday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
             Wednesday - Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
             Saturday 11:00 am - 3:00 pm



The Plains Public Library

14 South Plains Road
The Plains, OH 45780
740-797-4579

Hours: Monday - Thursday 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
             Friday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
             Saturday 9:00 am - 1:00 pm



Wells Public Library
(Albany)
5200 W. Washington Road
Albany, OH 45710
740-698-3059

Hours: Monday 1:00 pm - 8:00  pm
             Tuesday - Friday 11:00 am - 6:00 pm