Worthington Park Library
1389 Worthington Centre Drive
Worthington, OH 43085
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Worthington Park Library is situated north of the I-270 Outerbelt and west of I-71, indicated by the #3 marker on the map.
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Worthington Park Library is accessible by COTA bus via the 33 Express - North Central (PDF) route. The nearest bus stop is on Worthington Galena Road, at the entrance of the Worthington Park Shopping Centre.
Worthington Park Library is Worthington Libraries' newest location. Situated in the Worthington Park Shopping Centre, the Worthington Park Library primarily serves the northeast part of Worthington Libraries' service district.
On July 17, 2007, the library board approved a resolution to appropriate funds to open a storefront library. On December 17, 2007 Worthington Libraries signed the lease for the space in the Worthington Park Shopping Centre and construction commenced on January 22, 2008. The Worthington Park Library opened on April 16, 2008.
The collection of the Worthington Park Library includes approximately 35,000 books as well as dozens of magazine and newspaper subscriptions.
Worthington Park Library's collection focuses heavily on children's books and offers a well-rounded collection of adult and teen popular fiction and nonfiction books. Due to space constraints, Worthington Park does not have a browsing collection of audio-visual materials (DVDs, audiobooks, CDs), but patrons are welcome to reserve items from the library catalog of more than 3 million items, and pick up or drop off those materials at the Worthington Park location.
Find your way by downloading the Worthington Park Library Floor Plan (PDF).
Worthington Park Library is 5,280 sq. ft. on a single level. It is accessible for persons with disabilities.
As you enter and pass through the building, you will encounter:
- Self-serve reserves
- Help desk (Circulation and Information)
- Children's area (Story Park)
- Current magazines and newspapers
- Fiction and nonfiction collection
- Teen nook
- Homework Help Center
- Computers and software
- Copying and printing
- Homework Help Center
- Job help
- Wireless access
- Wireless printing
Parking for Worthington Park Library is available in the Worthington Park Shopping Centre lot. Bike racks are also available.
rev. December 2012