At The Green Free Library -- Spark Curiosity, Ignite Discovery

The library will close at 5 PM on Wed, Nov 26, 2014 and reopen at 10 AM on Sat, Nov 29th. Happy Thanksgiving!

Friends' Basket Raffle Starts November 7, 2014. Click Here for More Info

Need skill building or test prep? Check out Learning Express 3.0.

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Snow Procedures:

If the Wellsboro Area School District has a 10 AM delayed start, the library will open at 11 AM. But if the WASD is closed, the library will attempt to open at 12 PM. Please call, check the website, or listen to local radio stations for the most up-to-date information about our weather related closures.

 

The Green Free Library is a member of the Wellsboro Area Chamber of Commerce and TCDC (Tioga County Development Corporation).

 

 

Welcome . . . to the Green Free Library in Wellsboro, PA.

We are the largest public library in Tioga County, serving a population of over 11,000. In addition to our collection of fiction for all ages, we have:

  • an extensive collection of nonfiction titles for adults and children
  • a large collection of audio books available for check out or to download
  • a wide variety of videos and DVDs
  • a growing collection of books in large print
  • interlibrary loan (ILL) to find books not in our collection
  • a special collection of local history resources
  • free access to the internet
  • in-house book store open during normal library hours

eBranch2Go (formerly known as Listen to Books) - Over three thousand audio books and eBbooks to download and listen or read on your computer or transfer to a portable device, like an iPod, MP3 player, or ereader. (Log in using the 10 digits on your library card.)

 

Adult Book Club discussed Cutting for Stone by Abraham Verghese on November 18, 2014 at 6:30 PM.

E-reader Book Club discussed Turn of the Screw by Henry James on October 21st. The meeting was held in the library at 6:30 PM.

Attendees are welcome to bring food and drink to either club meeting.

 

The Friends of the Green Free Library are holding a Basket Raffle from November 7 -- December 6. The drawing will be held at 2 PM, after the Dickens of a Christmas reception held in the library. Tickets are available from a Friends member or at the circulation desk. Remember to select your basket on the ticket. Winners of baskets containing wine must be 21 or older.

Basket #1 Sweet Tidings

Basket #2 Dickens of a Basket

Basket #3 Wine A Lot

Basket #4 Still Wining

 

We have three great resources for research: Annals of American History Online, Britannica Online Reference Center, and Britannica Online for Kids. Click the names to access or click on Databases on the Navigation Bar. You need your library barcode to use these resources.

World Book Online is four databases, including one in Spanish!

Click here to access Tumblebooks. If you want more information about this fun program which includes books for preschoolers through school-age AR books, click on Programming on the Navigation Bar.



Welcome to the new version of Learning Express!

Learning Express 3.0

Check out what is new with the site: help with reading, writing, and math skills; SATs and other test prep; GED prep; career certification; and lots more! Site also includes ebooks and a Spanish login.

Remember: if you used the older version of Learning Express, your previous login will not work. You must register again to start using the 3.0 version.

 

We accept tax deductible donations throughout the year.

 

Hours

Monday -Thursday: 10 am - 8 pm
Friday & Saturday: 10 am - 5 pm


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The Green Free Library
134 Main Street
Wellsboro PA 16901
570-724-4876

Fax: 570-724-7605

 

This page last updated: 11/19/2014