The latest happening at the library

Happy National Census Day!

April 1, 2020

The 2020 Census is more than a nation-wide head count. More people counted in the state means more seats in the U.S. House of Representatives. It means more federal and state dollars for essential public services such as healthcare, schools, roads, and emergency response. The outcome of the 2020 census will determine the budgets of […]

FREE WIFI at All Library Branch Locations

March 31, 2020

FREE and open WIFI has been turned on at all library branch locations (Morgantown, Arnettsville, Clay-Battelle, Clinton District, and Cheat Area)! While we can’t yet open our doors and share our space together, we want to continue sharing what we can. Enjoy!

Library’s Largest Selection of Digital Children’s Books

March 24, 2020

Meet us at our 24/7 digital library at and check out Tumblebooks, our largest selection of children’s story books, read alongs, and puzzles and games. In addition to our regular offering, Tumblebooks has made more free content for parents, including teen books, audio books for all ages, and steamy romance novels for our adults. […]

Renew Your Expired Library Card

March 24, 2020

Has your library card expired but still want to access to the library’s ebooks, audiobooks, magazines, movies, etc.? Email us at ask@mympls with your name, current mailing address, phone number, and barcode number. It’s that easy!

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. […]