Seed Library

Borrow, grow, return and learn with an ever-changing selection of free seeds. Experience the joys of gardening, save money, discover new plants and encourage sharing.

What types of seeds are available? 

  • annuals
  • heirloom varieties
  • herbs
  • perennials
  • vegetables 

What else do I need to know? 

To browse the collection, visit the apothecary cabinet in the Adult Services Department. Limit of 5 packets per person.

If you wish to bring your own seeds to share (not required), the library will provide envelopes and blank labels.

Thank You

Thank you to our community partners who have donated seeds to this collection, The Ohio State University Extension, Franklin County Office, Herman's Garden Seed Donation Program and Livingston Seed.

Events & Classes (Nature)

Mon - Thurs

9 a.m. - 9 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


9 a.m. - 6 p.m.


1 - 6 p. m.