Home Page

Full front view of the library
We have a meeting room that can be reserved. Learn more.
Let us come to you!
Looking to improve your skills with computers, software, or technology?
Borrow a wi-fi hotstpot for up to two weeks

Libraries & Schools


Oak Hill Public Library

226 S. Front Street, Oak Hill 45656

(740) 682-6457



Sylvester Memorial Wellston Public Library

135 E. 2nd Street, Wellston 45692

(740) 384-6660



Herbert Wescoat Memorial Library

120 N. Market Street, McArthur 45651

(740) 596-5691




Jackson City Schools

Local Government


​Jackson County Offices

​County Commissioners - 740 286-4436

Dog Warden - 740 286-7262

Treasurer - 740 286-2402

Title Department - 740 286-5431

Economic Development - 740 286-2838

Health Department - 740 286-5094


City of Jackson


​Mayor's office - 740 286-3224

Service Director - 740 286-2201

​City of Wellston


​Mayor's office - 740 384-2720

Accelerated Reader

Accelerated Reader is a progress monitoring software assessment in use at the Jackson City Schools.  The Jackson City Library has labeled its Juvenile books with the appropriate AR level.  These levels are based on grade/reading level as assessed by AR.

Book Sale

 Book Sales are held semi-annually:  Apple Festival week (3rd week of September) and National Library Week (2nd week of April)

All types of materials are available at the semi-annual book sale including popular fiction, mass market paperbacks, dvds, audiobooks, and reference materials.

Hardbacks are .50 each or 3/$1.00

Paperbacks are .25 each or 5/$1.00

Audiobooks and dvds are $1.00 each.

Toddler Storytime

Toddler Storytime is a program for children 18 months up to 3 years.  Babies and their caregivers are invited to participate in songs, games, and fingerplays designed for toddlers.

Toddlers meet in October, December, February, April, and July on Thursdays at 11:00 a.m.

Registration is required to attend Toddler Storytime.