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Cabell County Public Library

Street Address: 455 9th St.
Mailing Address: 455 9th St.
City: Huntington
Zip: 25701-1417
Phone Number: 304-528-5700
Fax Number: 304-528-5701
Web Address: http://cabell.lib.wv.us
Director: Judy K. Rule
History: The Cabell County Library began as a small room in downtown Huntington in 1902. However, within 2 years, Andrew Carnegie donated $25,000 for a new library building, which opened its doors in 1904. The impressive structure housed the library for the next 75 years before being replaced with a new modern facility in 1980. In 1982, the library became the first public library in the state to be automated with a computerized circulation system and online catalog. The Cabell County Library has 7 branches - in Barboursville, Cox Landing, Gallaher Village, Guyandotte, Milton, Salt Rock and West Huntington. The system now serves nearly 97,000 residents.