Calendar of Events

"The very existence of libraries affords the best evidence that we may yet have hope for the future of man."

T.S. Eliot

The Library will be closed from

Thursday, December 24 through Friday, January 1.

We will reopen on Saturday, January 2 at 9 AM.

No fines will be charged for all books returned

on the days the library is closed.

Jefferson County

Board of Education Excess Levy

Special Election


Saturday, December 12

6:30 AM - 7:30 PM


For: More Information, Sample Ballot,

and Frequently Asked Questions


For: Absentee Ballots, Early Voting

and Polling Places

Did you know?

Reading to children stimulates brain activation

Reading a book is good for your relationships

Reading for pleasure "boosts social relations"



Read all about it!


Neal Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming



Nikki Giovanni


Shepherd University

2015 Appalachian Heritage

Writer in Residence.



Her widely celebrated book of poetry, Chasing Utopia, A Hybrid, is available for checkout at the library.


Learn more about this acclaimed author and upcoming schedule of events.

Borrow a Kindle!















Pre-loaded with popular titles, or

request a download


Inquire in our Adult

and Children's Departments


Shepherdstown November Calendar of Events


November in Shepherdstown

The Library Project

Read all about it!

Click here for the current edition of the Circulation Desk.

Building for the Future!

Make a Donation


Affordable Health Care Act


Shepherdstown Public Library is a local resource for information.


For information about health care coverage and

to sign up or order application forms,


or call 800-318-2595


West Virginians for Affordable Health Care

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Register for Free, and Learn at Your Own Pace!



For additional electronic media database access, visit

Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library 






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