Paul Smith Library of Southern York County

The Gem of New Freedom & Shrewsbury

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 you and your 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!

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

  • Adult Summer Reading Bingo
    on June 1, 2024 at 10:00 am

    Welcome to this year’s Adult Summer Reading Challenge! Check out books, audiobooks, graphic novels, and eBooks from the library’s adult section that match squares on the Bingo card. Get completed

  • Online Auction
    on June 13, 2024 at 12:00 am

    From June 4 to 14, 2024 the Friends of Paul Smith Library will be hosting their second annual Online Silent Auction to raise funds to support the many great programs

  • Online Auction
    on June 14, 2024 at 12:00 am

    From June 4 to 14, 2024 the Friends of Paul Smith Library will be hosting their second annual Online Silent Auction to raise funds to support the many great programs


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