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West Virginia Auto Insurance Survey

Ever wonder if you’re getting the best deal on your car insurance?  Every year, the West Virginia Office of the Insurance Commissioner conducts a survey of insurers in the state and issues a report on their findings. They include pricing for various demographics, including age and marital status. You can access the 2020 version here.

Adult Services Assistant Librarian

Adult Services Assistant Librarian Job Summary: • The Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library is accepting applications for an Adult Services Assistant Librarian at the Emerson Library. The position will be focused mostly on outreach and marketing, but will also assist with supervision of staff, collection development, reference services, and programming.  Reports directly to the […]

New Materials June 15th

NEW MATERIALS LIST – UPDATED June 15, 2020 To have this list emailed to you when it is updated, please go to NEW MATERIALS EMAIL LIST,and click on subscribe.     NEW MATERIALS (3 entries)   NAME # OF RECORDS 1 New Fiction, Paperbacks and Graphic Novels 340 1 New Non Fiction 298 3 All […]

Library reopens June 1st

The Parkersburg and Wood County Public Libraries will reopen with limited services on Monday, June 1st.  There is a lot of information regarding these services, so we’ve pulled it all together. Our goal is to make visiting the library as seamless as possible.  These guidelines are based on guidance from the Governor Justice’s West Virginia […]