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"Deliver me from writers who say the way they live doesn't matter. I'm not sure a bad person can write a good book, If art doesn't make us better, then what on earth is it for."

—Alice Walker (b. 1944) American writer, Meridian, The Color Purple


Welcome to the Ward County Library

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Spring Book Sale
Donations of items such as reading material (adult or children), magazines, vhs, dvd, audio cassettes or audio cd's are needed and welcomed for this sale.

These items can be dropped off at the Ward County Library located at 409 S. Dwight.  Contact us with any questions or comments at 943-3332.  Thank you for your continued support!

The Library still does not have any tax forms or books and unfortunately we do not know when we will receive them. The IRS did send us this information:

The IRS is unable to offer Instructions for Forms 1040, 1040A and 1040EZ.  Patrons can obtain copies of Instructions through: – to view and download

Or – to order tax products to be delivered by mail


1-800-829-3676 – to order tax products to be delivered by mail

Other numbers:  Tax Help for Individuals


Hearing Impaired

TTY/TDD 1-800-829-4059

Tax Forms and Publications 1-800-829-3676



The Friends of the Ward County Library has purchased a scanner for public use and all proceeds will go to their organization. For 25 cents a page, we can provide basic scanning into either a PDF or JPEG file. We highly recommend that you bring a USB drive to save your documents on but we can transfer if necessary. Please call with any questions or comments 432-943-3332. Thank you patrons and thank you to our Friends of the Library!

                                                                                                                                                                      Search our Card Catalog for any item in our library!                                                                                                                                                           



Register your e-mail account with the library to receive news,

account information and more.

Contact us for your  OPAC Login and Password.

(Password can be changed by patron once account is activated.)

Feel free to contact us with any questions or comments!





The Ward County Library in cooperation with Cengage Learning and Chilton Auto Repair Manuals is proud to announce the new online subscription to Chilton!

Automotive Repair Information for Do-It-Yourself (DIY) People

You learn by doing, are unafraid of challenges, and feel proud when completing a job well done. Chilton has been helping people like you maintain cars and trucks for more than 80 years. We know how to help you succeed.

The Content and Coverage You Need—All in One Location

ChiltonLibrary provides exclusive photographs, diagnostics designed by instructors, step-by-step repair procedures, Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) maintenance schedules, wiring diagrams, recalls and Technical Service Bulletins (TSBs) for automobiles and light trucks in one easy-to-use web site. Since this library subscribes to ChiltonLibrary, you are now equipped with decades of data to maintain your vehicle. Just begin by choosing a vehicle at the left and a subject above.   Please contact us for password information or if you have any other questions or comments!  Thank you!  432-943-3332




Web and Research Resources - Work and research from the office or from home, anytime:
  • TexShare Databases: books, articles, research databases, and more
  • Selected Sites: what's good on the Web
  • Community Organizations: local, nonprofit groups and services
  • Good Reads: book reviews, top sellers, author interviews, and news headlines

    TexShare Database LogoTry these databases filled with magazine articles, encyclopedia entries, and other materials to help you discover more on any subject, from general interest to business, hobbies, and more. Please see your librarian for a username and password.

Location & Hours



409 S. Dwight
Monahans, TX  79756

(432) 943-3332
(432) 943-3332 fax

Tues-Thur 8:00-7:00

Community Building
Barstow, TX  79719

(432) 445-5205

Mon-Fri 3:00-6:00

209 Ave. D
Grandfalls, TX  79742

(432) 547-2861

Mon-Fri 8:00-5:00


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