Service Updates

  • Mobile Library is unavailable due to mechanical issues; staff will report to usual stops for pick-up and drop-off services.
  • Riverside Public Library is closed until Oct. due to renovations at the Riverside High School facility.
  • Glasgow Branch Library is closed until further notice due to building maintenance.
  • West Virginia Book Festival is virtual for 2021, and in-person events are canceled. Visit for more info.

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Welcome, Educators!

As another school year begins, KCPL extends a warm welcome to all educators. We know that these are challenging times for educators, students, and families so we wish to collaborate with you by making our resources readily available for your use.
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WV Book Festival Announces Headlining Authors for 2021

The 2021 West Virginia Book Festival will be held at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention Center on Friday and Saturday, Oct. 22 and 23. It will feature presentations from bestselling national authors, local and regional authors, writing workshops, family activities, a literary marketplace, and an enormous used book sale. All events and programs are free and open to the public.
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