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  • Free Downloads from KFL

    Looking for e-books or e-audiobooks for your e-reader, tablet or mobile device? Your Kent Free Library card provides access to both The Ohio eBook Project and Axis 360 with thousands of titles available to download for free!

    Need help learning how to download to your device? Contact the Information desk for more information.

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  • KFL Mobile App

    Kent Free Library is now available wherever you go. Visit the App Store or Google Play Store to download the library's new mobile app. Library card holders can browse the catalog, place holds, check on their account, access the event calendar and more. There is no cost to download the app.

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  • Library @ Your Door

    Unable to visit the library? The library can come to you! The library now offers Homebound Service to those unable to visit on their own. Our staff can also select library materials for pick-up by a designated adult. Contact us for more information or to request an application

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  • Freegal

    Free and legal music downloads.

    With a Kent Free Library card, users may download three songs each week and they are yours to keep. Coming this summer, Freegal will have music videos available to download also. Look for the Freegal app for you smartphone or device.

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  • Introducing the Lucky Day Collection!

    If you love to check out new bestsellers and the latest DVD releases, but don’t love long waiting lists for those popular items, then it could be your lucky day!

    Look for the Lucky Day Collections on green carts with matching green signs and labels in the new book area.

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  • Zinio: The World's Largest Newstand

    Instantly view digital magazines on most Internet-enabled devices inside or outside of the library.

    Zinio digitally recreates a magazine page for page, including full color pictures, and can be “flipped through” or searched easily.

    Go To Zinio!

Library News

  • Story Times Resume in September
    Story Times Resume in September
    The Youth Services Fall 2014 Story Time session begins Monday, September 15.  No registration is required for the ten week session. Pick up boarding passes at the desk in the DuBois Children’s Reading Room upon arrival up to 30 minutes...
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  • New "Book a Librarian" Service Begins in September
    New “Book a Librarian” Service Begins in September
    Starting in September, you can “Book a Librarian” to work with you one-on-one on your research questions or technology training needs.  Appointments are up to one hour long and need to be arranged in advance by calling the Information Desk....
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  • New Photocopiers with Scanning
    New Photocopiers with Scanning
    The library is pleased to announce that we have replaced our public photocopiers with three new, easy to use machines. Two copiers are located next to the Check Out Desk on the first floor in the Copy Center; one is...
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Looking for information about events and services for kids, tweens and teens? Find it here.


Looking for information about events and services for adults? Find it here.


Access e-book collections and instructions for downloading to various devices here.


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Find Us:

Kent Free Library
312 West Main Street
Kent, OH 44240

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