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Easter Closure

The Parkersburg and Wood County Libraries will be closed Friday, March 30 through Sunday, April 1, 2018 to observe the Easter Holiday. We will re-open on Monday, April 2, 2018. Have a safe and joyous holiday!

New Books list updated

NEW MATERIALS LIST – UPDATED March 1, 2018 To have this list emailed to you when it is updated, please go to NEW MATERIALS EMAIL LIST, and click on subscribe. NEW MATERIALS (3 entries) NAME # OF RECORDS 1 New Fiction, Paperbacks and Graphic Novels 148 1 New Non Fiction 92 3 All New Materials […]

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 […]