How may we help you?
We have a variety of
services available at the
Pioneer Memorial Public Library
including photocopying, FAX service,
public computers, free Wi-Fi, and
general computer assistance. If you
are looking for a book that we don't
have, we can inter-library loan it
for you from another library within
the network for just $2.50 per
We have almost 10,000 books,
audiobooks on CD, playaways (MP3
players), e-books, and DVDs that may
be borrowed for two weeks at a time.
We also offer phone renewal of items
at (304) 227-4788.
Have a question? About
anything? Call or stop by for help
in searching out information or
resources, we are happy to help.
There are two book drop off
points for your
convenience: one is in the blue
metal box on the parking lot and the
other is an in-the-wall book drop in
the side of the building where the
ramp is located
We also have a private
meeting room with small
kitchen that may be rented hourly,
daily, or weekly for a small fee.
Are you a local artist or
artisan? Our new addition
doubles as a comfortable seating
area and exhibition space. If you
are interested in hanging or
displaying your work in our space,
please talk to the library
Do you need help creating
and publishing an e-book?
We can help with that too. Check out
e-book that we set up
published for a library patron here.
We are very proud of our
genealogy collection that
has been built and added to over the
years. We have genealogy information
for the following family surnames:
Arbogast, Armstrong, Bell, Bennett,
Currence, Dice, Davis, Day, Flanagan,
Gandee or Gandy, Herman or Harman,
Harper, Henckel or Hinkle, Ketterman,
Long, McLean, Mick, Paugh, Pennington,
Puffenberger, Purkey, Riggleman, Seibert,
Snyder, Tacy, Teeter or Teter, Thompson,
Watts, Westfall, White.
We have a collection of
Harman School yearbooks
that are available for viewing in
the library. We don't have a
yearbook for every year but we do
have many of them.
We also have a great
collection of fiction and
nonfiction about West Virginia and
written by WV authors. From Homer
Hickham to the autobiography of
Chuck Yeager, we have quite a few
classics that have come out of the
Please feel free to come in and
browse our genealogical collections.
You can also make photocopies of
genealogy information for .10 per
copy. We also maintain a list of
local cemeteries that include the
gravesites of veterans.
We also recommend contacting the Allegheny
Regional Family History Society located
at the IOOF Building on the Beverly
5-lane between Elkins and Beverly,