Parkersburg & Wood County Public Library

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Wood County Library @ Home

These resources are offered by Wood County for access at home using a computer, tablet, or smart phone. Most will require a library card for access, but check each listing to see what’s needed.


Hoopla for e-books, audiobooks, movies, TV shows, music CDs and more.

All you need is an email address and library card for Wood County residents

Hoopla Bonus Borrows
Over 1000 titles without using your monthly borrows

All you need is an email address and library card for Wood County residents

WV-Reads for e-books and audiobooks.

Now available without a library card for Wood County residents only

Sora for e-books and audiobooks.

For Wood County middle school students with a student ID only

RBDigital for magazines

All you need is an email address and library card for Wood County residents

PWCPL Genealogy Digital Collection


Local History Trivia – new book and quiz weekly

Learning Express Library

All you need is an email address and library card for Wood County residents

Job and Career Accelerator (part of Learning Express Library)

All you need is an email address and library card for Wood County residents
LIMITED TIME ONLY – WHILE SCHOOLS CLOSED

Audible Stories by Amazon

LIMITED TIME ONLY – ENDS 6/16/2020

Ebooks from the National Archive

LIMITED TIME ONLY – END OF SCHOOL YEAR 2020

Time for Kids magazine

LIMITED TIME ONLY

Scholastic learning projects for grades PreK – 9

LIMITED TIME ONLY – WHILE SCHOOLS CLOSED

Up-to-date resources from the WVLC

LIMITED TIME ONLY – WHILE SCHOOLS CLOSED

ReadWorks for free content, curriculum, and tools for K – 12

All you need is your email address
LIMITED TIME ONLY – WHILE LIBRARY CLOSED

Foundation Directory Online by Candid. for grant seekers
Courtesy of the Foundation Center by Candid.

LIMITED TIME ONLY – UNTIL 6/30/2020

Ancestry Library Edition courtesy of ProQuest

Email the Genealogy staff to obtain the password.
LIMITED TIME ONLY from Tumble Books – Through 8/31/2020
Read as many books as you want, when you want, on any device. There are no check-outs, holds, or downloads. Books are available instantly.


Tumble Books Kids
K-6 Children’s e-books

Tumble Books Math
K-6 Children’s Math e-books

Teen Book Cloud
Grades 7-12 e-books

Audio Book Cloud
Audio books for all ages

Romance Book Cloud
Romance e-books