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  • Public and Wireless Internet
  • Tourist Center for West Virginia
  • Movies
  • Craft and Cooking Classes
  • Guest Speakers
  • ABE Classes
  • Children's Story Hour and Special Programs
  • Summer Reading Programming for Children, Young Adults, & Adults
  • Book Club
  • Notary Services
  • Genealogy (Brooke Genealogy Web Site)

  •  Wellsburg Hours:  Monday-Thurs. 10:00-7:00, Fri.-10:00-5:00, Sat. 10:00-4:00
    The Follansbee Public Library is a branch of the Brooke County Public Library and is located at 844 Main St.

    Follansbee Hours: Monday-Thurs 11:00-7:00, Fri.-Sat. 10:00- 1:00   Phone: 527-0860

    World War II Special Collection of American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor The American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor (ADBC) chose the Brooke County Library to be their official depository. The museum houses books, documents, and artifacts of this special group that defended their country as America entered World War II. Without adequate resources, they were forced into camps, and then sent to Japan and other Southeast location on "Hellships," being bombed by their own country who did not know they were on the Japanese ships. The library contains many oral histories of these men's stories. The library is in the process of digitizing documents related to this story topic. A project to expand the museum is underway. Read more about this special collection of men at the library's American Defenders of Bataan and Corregidor website

    Info Depot Source for Magazine and Newspaper Articles and Learning Express Info Depot offers Database supported by the West Virginia Library Commission and these include magazines and newspaper articles. Simple health information is presented in consumer health files. Also, Learning Express provides online practice tests and interactive learning sources. Job tests are available. Info Depot

     Brooke County Middle Schools Link for Accelerated Reader (AR)

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