Our book sale starts Saturday November 3 at 9 am and runs through Saturday, November10 at 12 pm.  Prices are $1 for hardback and trade paperback books and 25 cents for mass market paperbacks.  Or fill a plastic grocery bag for $5.                                Tickets for the Friends of the Library annual Christmas Raffle are on sale now through December 8.  Buy one for $5 or three for $10.  Win one of 7 prizes including an Apple iPad, $100 gift card for Wayne's Country Fresh Meats, $50 gift card for Dunhams, or a $25 gift card for one of the following: Wilma's Diner, Gains Service Station, 7-Eleven, or Grady's One Stop.


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

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A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety

(a FBI publication)

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

My Account



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What's Happening At The Library




November 1 --  3:30 pm -- Story & Craft Time: The Moon!  We will be reading Meet Me at the Moon by Gianna Marino and making moon sand.


November 3-10 --  All Day -- BOOK SALE!


November 6  -- 6 pm -- Junior Book Club --  This is a new book club for grades 5-12.  We will be meeting to discuss Fablehaven by Brandon Mull.


November 13 --  4 pm -- Lego Club: The club will meet to make Lego creations with other Lego enthusiasts!  Ages 5 and up.  Below 5 can attend with adult supervision.


November 13 -- 6 pm -- Fort Ashby Readers: The Group will  meet to discuss The Invention of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd.


November 14 --  11 am -- Homeschool Group: We will have a Fall fun day.  We will be making acorn necklaces. 


November 15 --  3:30 pm -- Story & Craft Time: Turkeys!  We will be reading Turkey Trouble by Wendi J. Silvano and making Thanksgiving cards.


November 27 --  4 pm -- Lego Club: The club will meet to make Lego creations with other Lego enthusiasts!  Ages 5 and up.  Below 5 can attend with adult supervision.


November 29 --  3:30 pm -- Story & Craft Time: Acorns!  We will be reading  Acorns Everywhere by Kevin Sherry and making an acorn craft.


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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