The West Chester Public Library is proud to be a part of The Chester County Library System.
Call our front desk at (610)696-1721
Call our children’s department at (610)696-7985
Board Officers and Meetings
President: Matthew Holliday (matthewm.holliday(at)gmail.com)
Vice-President: Mary Brooks
Treasurer: Lance Nelson
Secretary: Tina Facciolli
Board Meeting Date/Time: 3rd Monday of every month @ 7:00pm.
Library Policies and Annual Reports
WCPL Annual Report: WCPL Annual Report 2015
WCPL past year IRS 990: WCPL IRS 990 2015
WCPL 2015-202 Strategic Plan: WCPL Strategic Plan 2015-2020
Guidestar: Click here to view WCPL’s public tax records
Interested in volunteering at WCPL? We have a number of library tasks we need help with: shelving, assisting at the main desk, assisting with children’s and teen programs, assisting on at the Lower Level desk. Please be aware that adults 18 and older will need criminal and child abuse background checks per PA law. Those are free to volunteers and are available from PA State Police (click on Volunteers Only box) and PA Child Welfare Portal (information on certification requirements for volunteers click here; WCPL Volunteers policy). Please fill out our Volunteer form – WCPL Volunteer Application and either drop it off at the library, or scan and email it to wcpl(at)ccls.org with Volunteer Application in the subject line.
Exam proctoring: we are happy to proctor exams for students taking online/distance education courses. There is a $25 charge per exam. Details on proctoring available here: WCPL Proctoring Info Sheet
A short history of the West Chester Public Library: WCPL Short History
For information about the Chester County Library System, its services and member libraries please visit www.ccls.org
And, a little about the Borough of West Chester. Age-friendly West Chester, PA: A Thriving Community