Our next book sale will be August 4 through August 9.  Prices are $1 for hardback or trade paperback books and 25 cents for mass market paperbacks.  Or fill a plastic grocery bag for $5.  DVDs are priced as marked.


Welcome to the Public Library in Fort Ashby, WV


We are a branch of the Mineral County Library Association, which includes our main library Keyser-Mineral County Public Library in Keyser, WV and the branch, Burlington Public Library in Burlington, WV. We offer the community many wonderful programs, such as, Children's Story Hour, Ft. Ashby Readers, and the Summer Reading Program. Some of the services we offer are Inter-Library Loans, Fax & Copy Services, Notary and Wi-Fi Services. Be sure to check out our calendar for times and dates of any events and programs we have going on. Our goal is to provide the Fort Ashby community with the best possible services and programs. We look forward to seeing you at the Library!

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American Library Association

Be Library Strong!

Sign up for your library card today!


A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety

(a FBI publication)

Don't forget to  check our calendar for programs and events

My Account



Email the Librarian





click here for info on our Summer Reading Program


What's Happening At The Library




June 26 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: We will be painting with ice cubes.  Afterward we will be showing Finding Dory.


July 3 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: Chad Thompson from the WV Dept. of Environmental Protection will be here to talk about water conservation.  He will be bringing his stream table and the kids will get a chance to "play" in the water afterward.


July 10 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: We will be making our own microphones.  Afterward we will be showing Sing.


July 17 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: We will be making our own musical instruments.  Afterward we will be showing The Princess and the Frog.


June 17 -- 6 pm -- Fort Ashby Readers: The Group will  meet to discuss The Alice Network by Kate Quinn.



July 21 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: Reading charts must be turned in to earn your t-shirt, ice cream certificate, and be entered to win our big prize.


July 24 -- 2 pm -- Summer Reading Program: We will be making candy.  Afterward we will be showing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory.



July 31 -- 6 pm -- Summer Reading Program: We will be having our final party.  We will be handing out prizes and serving pizza, drinks, and make your own sundaes.


Programs & Fun


We offer many programs for all age groups so be sure to check out our programs page and our calendar to see all that we have to offer. We're sure you will be able to find something fun for the entire family.

Databases & Resources



WV Info Depot - Your personal guide to personal exploration.  See the librarian for access to these resources.  


Learning Express Library - Whatever your goal, Learning Express Library's resources will help you succeed. Each of our Learning Centers offers the practice tests, exercises, skill-building courses, eBooks, and information you need to achieve the results you want - at school, at work, or in life. Looking to land a job? You'll find an entire Learning Center dedicated to helping you get the one that's right for you.



Other resources available on WVInfoDepot

  Job/Career Accelerator 4.0

  Scholastic Go! (formerly Grolier online)

Resources only accessible in the library

  All Ebscohost sites



If you have any trouble clicking on the above links and accessing any of the databases.

Go to this page on the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Public Library website


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