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 March 22, 2019 at 2:00 pm

    March- The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel (PG-13) Read more

  • Joy of Easter Family Volunteer Project
    on March 23, 2019 at 10:00 am

    We need families and volunteers of all ages to help create Easter Cards for area seniors. We also need help to create and assemble goody baskets for the seniors. Our volunteer day will take place Saturday, March 23 Read more

  • STEM Saturday
    on March 23, 2019 at 10:30 am

    Join us the fourth Saturday of the month for STEM Saturday. Drop in and explore a variety of STEM kits and activities. Ages 3-12. No registration required.&nbs Read more


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