The latest happening at the library

2020 Virtual Summer Reading Program

June 3, 2020

We are calling all school-aged readers in Monongalia County to join us on a 6-week reading challenge from June 22 – August 3. Fight the summer slide and join hundreds of other readers across the county and participate in Morgantown Public Library System’s 2020 Summer Reading Program.  While social distancing measures are still in place, […]

The Morgantown Public Library System Announces Partial Reopening!

June 1, 2020

We are thrilled to announce that the Morgantown Public Library System branches including Arnettsville Public Library, Cheat Area Public Library, Clay Battelle Public Library, and Clinton District Public Library will open its doors for restricted public access on June 1st followed by the Morgantown Public Library, downtown location, on June 8th.  Though the library is […]

Staff Picks For You!

May 29, 2020

You spoke and we listened! After numerous requests to have specially curated books selected just for you, our expert staff will select up to 10 books and 4 DVDs based on your individual preferences and comprehension levels. This service is available at all Morgantown Public Library branches, including Arnettsville Public Library, Cheat Area Public Library, […]

Curbside Pickup Begins Today!

May 26, 2020

The Morgantown Public Library System is happy to announce that curbside pick-up will begin on Tuesday, May 26 at all branch locations, including Arnettsville Public Library, Cheat Area Public Library, Clay Battelle Public Library, Clinton District Public Library, and the Morgantown Public Library. While following social distancing recommendations and supporting families learning from home, we […]

Record Use of Morgantown’s Digital Library During Quarantine

May 23, 2020

Since the stay-at-home order, use of the Morgantown Public Library System’s digital library is seeing all-time high numbers. People continue to discover the library’s resources from at-home genealogical databases to online music lessons, all of which can be accessed using WIFI on a computer, smart phone, or eReader.  “Within hours of announcing temporary library cards, […]