Call the Library: 330.673.4414
  • Now Free with Library Card offers more than 12,000 courses, including instruction on various computer software, programming languages, business topics, and much more! The video courses are taught by industry experts and are designed for any skill level.

    Access it FREE with your library card!

  • ACME

    ACME Community Cash Back

    Save your Acme receipts dated August 09, 2018 through December 29, 2018, then drop them off at our Check Out Desk. The library will receive 5% of the Cash Back amount printed at the bottom of the receipt. In the last three years we've raised more than $1,500 with the community's support.

  • Hoopla

    KFL now offers Hoopla, a new e-platform that allows our patrons to borrow thousands of digital video, music, graphic novel, audiobook, and ebook titles which can be enjoyed on a smartphone, a tablet, or a desktop computer.

    Use Hoopla Now
  • November Book Clubs

    No matter what you like to read, we have a book club for you! Our book clubs stand out, because they are lively, engaged, and always on topic. Enjoy a great discussion with fellow book lovers.

    No registration is required; pick up a copy of the book at the Check Out Desk.

    More about Book Clubs
  • Tabletop Games with the Malted Meeple

    Learn how to host your own board game party and be one of the first to play with the library's new board game collection!

    Register at the Information Desk.

Library News

  • December: Holiday Programs for Youth
    December: Holiday Programs for Youth
    Holiday Story Time and Craft Monday, December 3 at 10:30 am Tuesday, December 11 at 6:30 pm Families with children of all ages are invited to join us for a morning full of holiday cheer. We will read holiday themed stories, sing holiday songs and end the evening with a...
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  • November 21 - 22: Holiday Closings
    November 21 – 22: Holiday Closings
    The library will close early at 6:00 pm on Wednesday, November 21 and will remain closed on Thursday, November 22 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  The library will reopen with regular hours on Friday, November 23 at 9:00 am. As always when the library is closed, no items are due and...
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  • Tuesday, November 13 at 7:00 pm: Tabletop Gaming with the Malted Meeple
    Tuesday, November 13 at 7:00 pm: Tabletop Gaming with the Malted Meeple
    Join staff from the Malted Meeple for a discussion on board games.  Following the presentation, attendees can explore the library’s new board game collection. To register, please call the Information Desk at 330.673.4414. This program is for ages 16+....
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Kent Free Library
312 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240
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Library Hours:

Monday 9:00-9:00
Tuesday 9:00-9:00
Wednesday 9:00-9:00
Thursday 9:00-9:00
Fridays 9:00-6:00
Saturday 9:00-5:00
Sundays 1:00-5:00