Help us celebrate National Friends of Libraries Week from October 18-24th by learning about our Friends group and all they do for the library! A big thank you to the members who continuously lend a helping hand! Fill out this application (PDF, 261 KB, 2 pages) if you are interested in becoming a Friend.

hear me out

In collaboration with the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh, The Free Library of Philadelphia presents Does My Vote Count?: A 'Hear Me Out' Dialogue on Tuesday, October 27th from 5:30-7:30 pm on Zoom. In light of the upcoming election, the session will explore personal and familial experiences with voting as it relates to trust in the voting system. Registration is required! Learn more.

fallWe are excited to begin offering limited in-person Youth Services programs at the library! Each in-person program will be limited in attendance to follow social distancing guidelines, masks will be required, and registration will be required for the six week session. We need your help to successfully offer these programs to you and your family by following the necessary guidelines! Check out our Fall Flyer (PDF, 299.4 KB).


We are still offering our Read to Dogs program on Tuesday, October 20th - virtual style! Registration is required and there are only 10 spots available - so sign up now by calling the library at 717-532-4508! Once registered, you will soon receive an e-mail with a link for the program.


Our library visitors now have access to a variety of newspaper resources online through NewsBank: America’s News, Patriot-News and The Sentinel. Access these resources by clicking "Databases" under "Collection & Services" or click here.


Love music? We will have a series of jam sessions with local musicians outside of the library! Very informal, low key musical fun every Wednesday from 11:30 am-1:30 pm! Important details here.


It's Back to School Season! Did you know? provides you with FREE online tutoring to support your academic success this school year. You can find details here.


Are you looking for something new to read? Or maybe you're looking for a new audiobook or DVD to check out. Our newest adult titles at the library can be viewed and requested here! Check out the full lists here.


Would you like to receive text notifications when your holds are ready or your items are due? All you have to do is text the word SIGNUP to (833) 569-0507. Click here for more instructions!

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73 West King Street
Shippensburg, PA 17257
MON: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
TUE: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
WED: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
THU: 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
FRI: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
SAT: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Library doors are locked
5 minutes before closing time

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