About Your Library

Since 1930, the library has represented the belief that the best service is a reflection of its customers' wishes. The library is an important part of the past, an integral part of the present and an essential part of Westerville’s future. 

As a school district library, our service area includes Westerville, parts of Columbus and southern Delaware County.

All Ohio residents are welcome to apply for a library card.

Rankings & Recognition

The library has received many accolades, including a five-star rating from Library Journal, being named as one of the Best Employers in Ohio by the Ohio SHRM State Council and Best Companies Group and voted Columbus Parent Best Children's Area and Best Story Times in 2015 and 2016. Learn more.

Vision Statement

The Westerville Public Library will be a leading public library in America. Through innovation and imagination we will provide an environment where people of all backgrounds and ages may dream their dreams, exercise their imaginations, feed their intellects, nurture success and otherwise enhance their lives.

Mission Statement

The Westerville Public Library provides materials, programs and services to residents of all ages in Franklin and Delaware counties to assist in their pursuit of information and resources to meet their educational, professional and personal needs. Particular emphasis is placed on delivering quality reference services and providing popular materials of high interest to the residents of the Westerville School District. The library also serves to stimulate young children’s interest and appreciation for reading and learning.

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