Paul Smith Library of Southern York County

The Gem of New Freedom & Shrewsbury

The Paul Smith Library, a “green” LEED (Leadership in Energy & Environmental Design) certified building is conveniently located adjacent to the Shrewsbury YMCA. Our friendly staff and volunteers are here to assist your entire family. Engage in our community through book clubs, book sales, and events such as Truck Zoo and Designer Bag Bingo. Our innovative early childhood activities are designed to meet state educational standards. Enjoy our collection of materials designed to educate, entertain, and inspire. Access the world using our computers or bring your own and enjoy free high-speed internet. Come visit us, your library is waiting!

Available Amenities

  • Wi-Fi
  • Public Computers
  • Tours & Group Visits
  • Printing, Copying, and Scanning
  • After Hours Book Drop
  • Test Proctoring
  • Faxing
  • Room Rental
  • Ongoing Used Book Sale
  • Public Restrooms
  • Study/Quiet Rooms
  • Play, Learn, Grow

Upcoming Events

  • Thanksgiving Hours at Paul Smith Library
    on November 22, 2017 at 3:00 pm

    Paul Smith Library will close at 3:00 PM on Wednesday November 22 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  We will also be closed on Friday November 24, and will re-open Saturday November 25 with regular library hours. Read more

  • CLOSED for Thanksgiving
    on November 23, 2017 at 12:00 am

    York County Libraries will be closed for Thanksgiving. We wish you and yours a very happy holiday! Read more

  • Thanksgiving Hours at Paul Smith Library
    on November 24, 2017 at 10:00 am

    Paul Smith Library will close at 3:00 PM on Wednesday November 22 for the Thanksgiving Holiday.  We will also be closed on Friday November 24, and will re-open Saturday November 25 with regular library hours. Read more


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