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Who We Are

West Virginia Culture Center in Charleston
Since 1929, the West Virginia Library Comm​ission has assisted public libraries in developing a culture that values reading, education, and freedom of access to information.  By providing access to numerous resources, services and programs, every West Virginia library is a place to Explore, DiscoverCreate!   

The Library Commission aims to provide West Virginians access to information needed to be informed, productive citizens; enhancing the service capacity of public, academic, and school libraries, and meeting the needs of West Virginians with disabilities.

Laws and Regulations

West Virginia Code; Chapter 29, Library Section under WV Department of Arts, Culture & History


​​​WVLC Administrative Regulations​​

Title 173-01 As passed by the Legislature March 5, 2007
West Virginia Code; Chapter 10, Public Libraries
West Virginia Code; Chapter 6, Articles 9A; “Sunshine Law”


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