The latest happening at the library

We Are Now Offering Temporary Library Cards

March 20, 2020

Don’t have a library card but want to access our ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, comics, etc.? We are now offering temporary cards of any resident in West Virginia. Email us at or call us at (304) 291-7425 Monday through Friday 9:00am – 4:00pm. We will need your full name, phone number, email, and mailing address. […]

The Morgantown Public Library System Temporarily Closes

March 16, 2020

Dear Patrons, After careful deliberation with the City of Morgantown and the Morgantown Public Library Board of Trustees surrounding COVID-19, The Morgantown Public Library System and all branches will temporarily close to the public beginning Tuesday, March 17 through at least Sunday, April 5. As a result, all events and programs planned during this time […]

COVID-19 Impact on Library

March 13, 2020

The safety of our community is a top priority. In light of concerns around COVID-19, we know that many of you may have questions about how it may affect library events, facilities, and open hours. The Morgantown Public Library System continues to operate as usual, and we want to assure you that our team is […]

We’re Hiring!

February 4, 2020

We want YOU to join our team! We have the enviable job of walking with kids and families on their quest to new worlds, languages, cultures, and stories. This career starter is a place where you will truly make a difference. There are multiple part-time public service positions available at $9/hour. We are especially looking […]

Love Letters to the Library

January 7, 2020

The world needs more love letters and we want to hear from you – kids, teens, and adults. Pen your own letter and tell us why you love the library! We’ll be posting our favorite each week on our Facebook page. We will even respond to each letter and tell you why you mean so […]