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Library Polices:

Obtaining a library card      
  • Residents of Washington County may obtain a library card by providing a Pennsylvania Driver’s License or non-driver ID. Postmarked mail, or utility bills may be used as proof of in-county residence.

  • Residents of other counties may obtain a Monongahela Area Library card with their ACCESS PA home library card or by paying a non-resident user fee.


Borrowing and Returning
  • Most materials may be borrowed for 14 days;

  • DVD's may be borrowed for 1 week;

  • Current periodicals are not available for loan; back issues may be borrowed for one week.

  • Items may be renewed 2 times at the Library, by telephone during library hours (724-258-5409),  or by sending an e-mail to


  • Items not currently available may be reserved at the Circulation Desk.

  • Notification of availability is by phone and the item will only be held for three business days.


Inter-Library Loans (ILL)
  • Materials may be available from other libraries;

  • renewals are not permitted on ILL items.


  • Internet computers are available to card holders and guest at the Circulation Desk.

  • Users MUST bring their library card

  • Free WiFi service is also available;


Printing and Copies
  • Printing computer pages or photocopies: 15 cents ($0.15) a page.

  • No color copies; Black and White only


Public FAX
  • A public fax is available during library hours at the Customer Service Desk;

  • Cost for a fax is $1.00 per page to send or receive (in continental U.S.). Our fax number is 724-258-5440 and pages should be marked to the recipient’s attention.

Monongahela Area Library Code of Conduct

Monongahela Area Library Book Donation Policy
Library Forms:
Monongahela Area Library Memorial Donation Form
Friends of the Library
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