Plain Community

Plain Community


Phone: 330.494.3399
Fax: 330.497.0466



1803 Schneider Street NE
Canton, OH 44721
Directions: Maps and driving directions


DeHoff Memorial Branch- Reserve DVDs & Video Games Online



International Baccalaureate Students

JSTOR provides access to more than 12 million academic journal articles, books, and primary sources in 75 disciplines. It's a great source for student or faculty research. Available only in the Library or when connected to the Library's wireless service.
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Additional IB Resources

Literature Resource Center contains up-to-date biographical information, overviews, full-text literary criticism and reviews on more than 130,000 writers in all disciplines, from all time periods and from around the world.

Global Issues In Context offers international viewpoints on a broad spectrum of global issues, topics, and current events. Featured are hundreds of issue and country portals that bring together relevant sources, podcasts, video, and interactive graphs.

Opposing Viewpoints In Context provides information and opinions on hundreds of today's hottest social issues. The database features topic overviews, full-text magazines, academic journals, news articles, primary source documents, statistics, images, videos, audio files and links to vetted websites in a user-friendly experience.


The Plain Township Board of Education approached the library in 2003 with a proposal to build a branch library that would serve both the public of Plain Township and the students of GlenOak High School. Final agreements were signed in 2005 and the branch opened in September 2006.


Sunday Closed*
Monday 9:00am - 8pm*
Tuesday 9:00am - 8pm*
Wednesday 9:00am - 8pm*
Thursday 9:00am - 8pm*
Friday 9:00am - 6pm*
Saturday 9:00am - 5pm

*Open at 9am during Plain Local Schools summer break. If the Plain Local Schools are closed due to inclement weather, we may adjust our opening time.
*All locations are closed on Sundays during summer (Mother's Day through Labor Day)
Computers will log off 15 minutes before closing

Upcoming Closings

Independence Day, Thursday, July 4
Labor Day, Monday, September 2
Thanksgiving Eve (Library closes at 6pm), Wednesday, November 27

What's Happening

Jul 16
Story Time & More 10:30am-11:30am Story times open up the world of books, music, culture, and play to young children and their families. Registration is not require ... Read More
Jul 17
Knitting Club 10:00am-11:30am Join fellow knitters and crocheters to work on current projects at all skill levels while sharing tips and tricks. ... Read More
Jul 17
Story Time & More 10:30am-11:00am Introduce your child to the world of books while learning easy ways to build early literacy skills. Registration is required for a ... Read More
Jul 17
The Buzz about Bees 2:00pm-4:00pm Buzz into the Library and meet a local beekeeper who will share how she keeps bees. ... Read More
Jul 17
TeensCREATE 2:30pm-4:30pm Hang out with your friends and make new ones at the Library. Enjoy activities including music, art, STEM, snap circuits, and more. ... Read More

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