Patrons unable to access our collection in person may send inquiries by mail or EMAIL (woodgenealogy at Please be aware of the following guidelines.

We have also started digitizing the collection, thanks to the help of Morgan Kirl and the Parkersburg Area Community Foundation. Some materials are only available electronically inside the library. You can visit the site under cosntruction here. There are even more resources on the site only at the library (this is due to copyright issues).

Here is a listing of Genealogy web sites that may be of help.