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.

Digital Resources

Resource Type
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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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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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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


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.

Travel.State.Gov from the U.S. Department of State

Travel Information for U.S. States

Helps travelers find what they need to travel abroad.

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West Virginia Encyclopedia

Digital version of the WV Encyclopedia.

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West Virginia Family Law Court Forms

Links to family court forms dealing primarily with divorce and custody issues.