Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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New Online Resource Offering

  We are pleased to announce the arrival of a new online resource for our patrons: Hoopla! With live streaming of music, videos, e-books and audiobooks, you are sure to find something to read, watch, and hear. Visit their website at and sign up, starting on March 1, 2018.

Grand Re-Opening

​Please join us as we celebrate our Grand Re–Opening. The Library will have the Grand Re–Opening of the Emerson Library on Saturday, February 17th from 11am to 1pm.  There will be a meet and greet time from 11am to Noon, with speeches and ribbon cutting between Noon and 1pm. We look forward to sharing this new entrance and other renovations […]

Parkersburg & Wood County Library computers down for maintenance.

We are sorry, but the computers we use to check patrons in and out, place holds, and other daily activities will be down for maintenance. Patrons will be limited to a 2 item checkout during this time. We apologize for the inconvenience and ask for your patience and understanding. We are hoping to be back […]

Closed Saturday January 13, 2018

The Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library will open at 11am on a 2 hour delay Tuesday January 16.