Service Announcement

  • Cross Lanes Branch will be closed Friday, July 1 for repairs.
  • All KCPL locations will be closed Monday, July 4 for the Independence Day Holiday and will reopen Tuesday, July 5.
  • Main's Study Rooms will be unavailable Tuesday, July 5 through Friday, July 8 due to a technology install.
  • Main's Drive-Up Window will be closed from July 18 through August 8.
  • Due to staffing restrictions, we are unable to provide Pop-Up Library Service at the Booker T. Washington Community Center for the month of July. Service will continue at the Tompkins House.

Digital Resources

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Category
Audience
Black by God - The West Virginian

Black by God - The West Virginian

An emerging news and storytelling organization centering Black voices from the Mountain State that publishes a weekly newsletter and quarterly print.

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Candid Learning (formerly Grant Space)

Candid's nonprofit education page offers a wide variety of online classes and tools for developing skills related to nonprofits, grant writing and more.

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College Foundation of West Virginia

WV’s site for the college bound focuses on a three prong strategy -prepare, plan and pay for your education.

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Don Blankenship Trial: Charleston Gazette-Mail

A compendium of the reporting from the Don Blankenship trial by the staff of the Gazette-Mail, including Ken Ward Jr. It also includes the trial transcripts and material from WV Public Broadcasting.

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FamilySearch

A family history website started by the Latter-day Saints for people doing genealogical research.

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Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

FAFSA is where students apply for various federal educational aid packages.

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Fundraising in Our Collection

Explore books on fundraising owned by the library

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Kanawha County Fiduciary and Probate Forms

The county provides access to guardianship and fiduciary forms related to settling an estate.

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Kanawha County Schools

The Kanawha County Board of Education site has resources for parents and students.

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KCPL from Home

A mobile-friendly KCPL site featuring internet resources and social media driven content not found on kcpls.org.

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Magistrate Court Public Forms

A collection of forms used to file primarily civil cases in county magistrate courts in WV.

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Mango Languages

Includes 70+ modern and classical languages with English as a second language features.

Medline Plus: Trusted Health Information for You

MedlinePlus

The National Library of Medicine and the National Institute of Health team together to provide access to quality information.

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Newspaper Archives

Search back issues of the Charleston, Beckley, Bluefield, Fayetteville, Morgantown and Weirton digital microfilm. Available dates vary.

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Nonprofits in Our Collection

Explore books owned by the library about running a nonprofit.

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Occupational Outlook Handbook

Check the trends in growing careers. Explore career information to make decisions or write a paper.

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StopBullying.gov

Learn how to identify bullying and stand up to it safely. StopBullying.gov provides information from various government agencies on what bullying is, what cyberbullying is, who is at risk, and how you can prevent and respond to bullying.

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Travel Information for U.S. States

Helps travelers find what they need to travel abroad.