Meyersdale Public Library offers a variety of services to the general public. We are happy to answer any questions you might have about the services we provide -- you can contact us at 814-634-0512.
The library will send faxes at a cost of $1.00 per page. A confirmation receipt will be provided to you at no cost.
Copies can be made for $0.20 per page for letter size and $0.25 for legal size.
The library has a variety of books, videos and audios for sale on a regular basis.
Free Wi-Fi Internet Access:
Free wireless Internet service is offered to the public. Please ask the library staff for more information.
Computer and Internet use are available to the public at no charge. Prints can be made for $0.20 per page.
Thanks to a state grant, the library has public computers, and a convertible laptop and LeapPad for public use. To find out how to use the laptop and tablet, please check with the front desk.
There is no charge for onsite genealogical research and assistance, although donations are gladly accepted and appreciated. Research by mail is $15 per hour, payable in advance. After the initial one hour charge it will be determined if further research would prove fruitful, and you will be asked if you wish the research to continue. The cost for an obituary is $5.00 per obituary, with exact date of death. With month of death only, the above hourly fee is applicable. Copies are $0.20 per page for black and white or $0.40 per page for color. Please see the genealogy page for further information about our genealogy research services.
The library is pleased to now offer public access to Ancestry Library Edition. This resource is an excellent way to start researching your family tree. Ancestry Library Edition is available only for onsite use on our public computers, so please visit the Meyersdale Public Library for assistance in your family search. This service is available on-site, system wide, at the Somerset Federated Library System libraries. For more information about Ancestry Library Edition, please call the library at 814-634-0512.
The Library Director is available to read at your school, head start, pre-k, or daycare. This service typically includes a story, an interactive game or song, and an activity packet for the children to take home. Please contact the library for additional information or to schedule a program at your facility. There is no charge for this service.
Careerlink is available for free job related assistance at our location, by appointment only.
Preschool Story Hour:
Preschool Story Hour is offered from September through May, Fridays from 10-11am.
Annual Summer Reading Program:
A summer reading program is offered during the summer for children, teens, and adults. Watch our website for upcoming details, or contact the library for further information.