March Dial-a-Stories are Live!

March Dial-a-Stories are Live! Call 304-826-BOOK (2665)! If you haven’t heard, we now have an always available phone number where you can listen to stories, jokes, and poems. No internet required — just a phone! What you’ll hear is recorded by staff and wonderful community members. Our menu of choices is varied so we’ve written […]

Winners Announced!

We are proud to announce the winners of our 2021 3-Sentence Love Story Contest! Submissions had to be, you guessed it, no longer than three sentences and must be their original work. Winners received a $25 gift certificate to Love LC Cookies, Morgantown’s sweet treat shop. Thank you to everyone that participated! Age Category: Kids […]

Emily Calandrelli, science extraordinaire and Morgantown native, is participating in this week’s Media Literacy Series video, “How to Spot Fake Science!” Science book resources mentioned in the video: In our 8-video Media Literacy Series, Morgantown Public Library System staff will unpack the difficult but necessary skills you will need to become a smart consumer […] has updated their mobile app ( to go) meaning, with your library card, you can access expert tutors anywhere! Anyone from elementary through graduate school, as well as adults transitioning careers will find this to be a very useful resource. Connect with a live tutor (7days/week from 2:00pm-9:00pm) for 1-to-1 help in academic classes, […]

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