Wernersville Public Library

COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situationinternational travel), the US Centers for Disease Control, the US Food & Drug Administration, the PA Department of Health, and Berks County Department of Emergency Services.

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We Are Reopening!

Beginning June 15, the library will permit holds pickup by appointment only during limited hours. This helps to safeguard vulnerable populations and to maintain a rigorous cleaning schedule.

Wernersville Library is still using the state-wide library catalog, and can place orders for items located out of county for our patrons to pick up at Wernersville. Patrons wanting books from other Berks County libraries must go to that library to pick it up.

All programs will continue virtually until more guidance is received from the state.

No member of the public will be allowed in the Library for any reason.

Because updates and best practices are constantly evolving, please continue to check our social media channels and website for the most up-to-date information.

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Returning Library Materials

All due dates for items borrowed before the shutdown are extended to July 31. All items returned will be placed in a three-day quarantine, so items will still appear on your library account for at least three days after being returned.

In order to avoid a large influx of items, we ask patrons to follow this schedule for returning library materials: 

  • Patrons with the last name beginning with A-E should return materials during the week of June 22–27
  • Patrons with the last name beginning with F-L should return materials during the week of June 29–July 4
  • Patrons with the last name beginning with M-S should return materials during the week of July 6–11
  • Patrons with the last name beginning with T-Z should return materials during the week of July 13–18

No donations will be accepted until further notice.


Mon: 2:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tue: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thu: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: Closed
Sat: 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Sun: Closed
Wernersville Public Library

Holiday Closings

January 01, 2020
May 23, 2020
May 25, 2020
July 04, 2020
September 05, 2020
September 07, 2020
November 26, 2020
December 25, 2020
December 26, 2020
December 31, 2020


*2020 Early Closings: November 3, November 25, December 24 - all at 4:00p.m.

**Please refer to WFMZ-Channel 69's Stormcenter for inclement weather closings.

Contact Us

100 N. Reber Street
Wernersville, PA 19565

Tel: 610-678-8771
Fax: 610-678-3025

40.33098, -76.07697

We provide...

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Fax machine
  • Copier (black and white)
  • Copier (color)
  • Public Computers

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About Our Library

Mission: Wernersville Public Library inspires learning, creates community, and transforms lives with quality resources and services.

Who We Are: Established in 1906, the Wernersville Public Library is the third oldest library in Berks County. The Library directly serves the Borough of Wernersville, Lower and South Heidelberg Townships, and is dedicated to providing all patrons, whether in-person or virtually, with information, technology, and literature in their community and beyond, inspiring creativity for personal growth, and empowering everyone with knowledge to enhance their lives now and in the future.