The latest happening at the library

Downtown Branch is CLOSED today

December 21, 2020

Update #5 (Jan 4) The downtown branch is now open for business with running water! The pump has been successfully installed this past week. Although there will still be general construction and clean up, nothing should get in the way of general library operations. The lower level bathrooms will be closed until floor repairs are […]

We’re Hiring!

December 12, 2020

We are looking for a patron-focused individual and a creative thinker to be our next full-time Public Services Manager at the Morgantown Public Library, downtown branch!   Qualifications: –MLIS from an ALA accredited program, or the ability to obtain an MLIS in a set period of time –Supervisory or management experience. –Specialized knowledge of computers, […]

‘BookDash’ Delivery Service Becomes a Permanent Library Service!

November 24, 2020

After an initial trial period, we are proud to permanently introduce BookDash into our collection of existing services. If you haven’t heard of it already, it is a library delivery service for our homebound patrons. If you are unable to visit any of our branch locations due to certain limitations we have created this service […]

We’re Hiring!

December 9, 2020

Join the team! We are now hiring a part-time temporary Circulation Clerk (to last through February 2021) at the Morgantown Public Library downtown location (373 Spruce Street). Help patrons locate and check out library materials, answer phones, re-shelve books, and other duties as needed. We are looking for individuals that can operate a computer, have […]

Merging into the Largest Inter-Library Lending Consortium

December 4, 2020

Big News! The Morgantown Public Library System is merging into the state’s newest and largest inter-library lending consortium–the West Virginia Library Network (WVLN). This transition will bring many far-reaching benefits for our community. Currently, our library is part of the Northern Library Network (NLN), which comprises 46 libraries in the state. This merger brings together […]