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

  • Film Friday
    on May 24, 2019 at 10:30 am

    May- My Cousin Vinny (R) Join us for a film each month. Titles and ratings will be available on our Facebook page and website. Read more

  • Memorial Day | CLOSED
    on May 27, 2019 at 12:00 am

    All libraries will be closed in observation of Memorial Day. Library will re-open upon regular business hours tomorrow. York County Libraries would like to wish you a safe and happy holiday! Read more

  • Human Library
    on May 29, 2019 at 7:00 pm

    This is a free event, but registration is required. Each person is like a universe, just like each book we read is a doorway to another world. On May 29th, the Community for Holistic Integration is bringing a Human Read more


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