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Please Vote for Us

The Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library has been nominated in two categories for the Clutch MOV Best of MOV 2021: Best Local Attraction (under Arts and Culture) and Best Place to Take Your Kiddos (under Fun and Lifestyle). Voting ends Friday, March 6th.

Tax Forms Are Here

We now have 2020 Federal Tax Forms, Instruction Booklets, and State Tax Forms available at all branches.

Assistant Library Director

Assistant Library Director The Parkersburg and Wood County Public Library is accepting applications for an Assistant Director of the Library. The Assistant Library Director supports the Library Director in the planning, organization, and administration of the library. Specifically, the Assistant Library Director will be in charge of staff development, engagement, motivation, and management; leads teams […]

2021 Reading Challenge

Print the pages above or stop by your favorite library branch to pick up a copy of the 2021 ADULT READING CHALLENGE! We challenge to you broaden your reading horizons. You have one year to complete the challenge. THERE WILL BE PRIZES! One entry per person. Please enter at one branch only. Good luck!

New Books as of 12/23/2020

Here is the NY Times Bestseller list To have this list emailed to you when it is updated, please go to NEW MATERIALS EMAIL LIST, and click on subscribe. List of All new materials added to library recently.

Henderson Hall Scavenger Hunt Winners

Meet the winners for the October 2020 Scavenger Hunt! Landon Miller was the top winner with all correct answers, including the bonus questions. Landon was awarded Pamela Douglas Brust’s book entitled “The Hendersons: One Family’s Legacy”. The Rubio brothers, Alejandro and Mauricio Rubio; Wanda Riser-Shawver and Barbara Stewart all tied for second place and were […]