The latest happening at the 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, […]

Stack ‘Em Up Reading Challenge

May 12, 2020

Participate in Morgantown Public Library’s Stack ‘Em Up Reading Challenge (May 13th – 31st.) Register at mympls.beanstack.com. Compete in your age category: Youth (up to 12) or Masters (13 and up.) Log at least 3 books to be entered into a drawing for either a $25 gift card to the WOW Factory in the youth […]

Book Donations

May 12, 2020

As of March 2022, the Morgantown Public Library System is now accepting book donations. In order to protect staff and encourage you to stay home, we are currently not accepting book donations at any of our locations. We will reevaluate this again on an ongoing basis. As with everything, things can change. Feel free to […]

Meet Us in the Gardens!

May 13, 2020

For the entire month of May, we’ve set up a Book Trail at the West Virginia Botanic Garden. Read through an entire story as you stroll through a trail, just look for the signs with the pages of the book. This month’s book is “Tiny, Perfect Things” by M. H. Clark. Explore the world around […]