Wilkinsburg Public Library

Holiday Closing

Both branches of the Wilkinsburg Library, Main and Eastridge, will be closed Thursday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

A happy and safe holiday to everyone!

PA Forward

Wilkinsburg Public Library is proud to be a PA Forward Silver Star Library!

Couch to 5K Run Club



Get ready for a 5K with our first ever Run Club! 

Following the famous C25K method, we will host weekly runs starting and ending at the library. 

An information session will be held July 1st at 6:30PM, with weekly group runs starting on July 8th. See our events page for more details!

♥ Kids Crafternoon ♥

Spend the afternoon learning to create something fun!  Bring your imagination and creativity; we'll have tons of supplies for you to use.

Wednesdays, 3:00 pm, through August 7, Children's Library

One on One Help!

Need help with your computer, tablet, smartphone or other devise?  Call or stop by the library.  Usually, we can assist with simple issues on the spot. 

If you are looking for or need more in-depth help, we are happy to schedule a one-on-one appointment for you.

Contact the library (412-244-2940) to make your appointment or to learn more.

Library Hours

New Hours


Monday: 10-7

Tuesday: 10-6

Wednesday: 10-7

Thursday: 10-6

Friday: 10-5

Saturday: 10-5

Sunday: Closed


Monday: Closed

Tuesday: 10-7

Wednesday: 10-5

Thursday: 10-7

Friday: 10-5

Saturday: 10-5

Sunday: Closed


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AVAILABLE NOW! How to Apply for a Job

A new tool for job searching is available.  Today, you have to apply for most jobs online. You will also need an email account to complete an online job application.  We have made it easy for you to get an email account and some guidlines for online job searching.  At the top of page click on Services, then click How to Apply for a Job.    Good luck finding your next job!

EASY Resume Maker

Need to create a resume and you don't know where to start?  Try Cypress Resume, a resume making software we now offer.  Click HERE to start using this easy, well organized program to create your own unique resume.   Enter your library card to get started.  Currently, the software is available only to library computer users but will be available through remote access soon.

Test Preparation

Need to PRACTICE for your SAT, ACT or GMAT test?  Does your chosen career require you to pass a standardized test?

Do you want to practice for a test but don't want to spend the money for a book or class?   Many common tests are available through the Teaching and Education Reference Center and it's FREE through our library.  Click here to begin test preparation FREE! 

eBooks 101

Everything you wanted to know about eBooks and electronic devices can be found HERE.  Choose from 1,000s of titles available to all library patrons.  

Library Events

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