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Florence Williams Public Library, St. Croix...First Website for a Public Library in the Virgin Islands USA...Developed by Wallace Williams
Wallace Williams, webmaster
Place of Publication:
St. Croix, Virgin Islands USA
The Virgin Island Space
Virgin Islands Council on the Arts Project
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Physical Description:
pdf of web page


Subjects / Keywords:
Caribbean Area ( lcsh )
Florence Williams Public Library

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Source Institution:
The Virgin Island Space
Holding Location:
The Virgin Island Space
Rights Management:
All rights reserved by the source institution.

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Digital Library of the Caribbean


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The Florence Williams Public Library Christiansted, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands The FWPL is one of 40 libraries across the U.S. that has the honor of staging Alexander Hamilton the Man Who Made Modern America, a traveling exhibit October 15 to December 12, 2007... General Information The FWPL is a free public library...The library is named for Florence Augusta Stephens Williams, the first native librarian in St.Croix.... Service Hours Monday to Friday 9 to 5, 10 3 Saturday. Closed Sunday and holidays ... rediscover the wealth of resources to be found at libraries... The Elaine Ione Sprauve Public Library & Museum Cruz Bay St.John..., The Enid Baa Public Library ...Charlotte Amalie St. Thomas...The Athalie Peter sen Public Library...Frederiksted, St. Croix...The Regional Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped, Golden Rock, St. Croix, The Sunny Isle Public Library Sunny I sle Shopping Center, St. Croix, The St. Croix Propane Bookmobile ... Your Library..."What's In It For You (by The Ter ritorial Librarian)... Meeting Room Application... Click here and select U.S.Virgin Islands for resource information on and about the United States Virgin Islands... ... The Daily News Friday, September 6, 2002, p. 12 Danish National Archives -Virgin Islands Welcome to the Danish National Archives' website on the history of the Danish West Indies, 1671 1917. Online Resources The library provides readers of all ages with necessary information to aid in their effort to utilize the materials available in its collections. Materials and information not found in the collections and available elsewhere may be provide through a varie ty of means. Request the assistance of the Librarian as required... Library Catalog The Virgin Islands Automated Library System (VIALS) is supported by Dynix... Children's Library Reading materials including fiction, non fiction books are available for children of all ages. To visit, click here...


Caribbean Collection The Caribbean Collection is located on the third floor, houses a collection of materials in print, microfilm and other non print formats on the Virgin Islands and the Caribbean. This is a non circulating research collection. Danish and Virgin Islands Archives are housed in this collection also... U.S. Government Documents Depository The National Library of Medicine The FWPL participates in the Federal Depository Library Program (FDLP). The Government Printing Office is the primary supplier of U.S.Government documents which are available in book, film, computer disk, cd rom and electronic formats...The GPO Depository is located of the 4th Floor... Sunny Isle Public Library The Sunny Isle Public Library is located at the Sunny Isle Shopping Center. This Kiosk was the first one of its type built outside of the U.S.... St. Croix Propane Bookmobile The St.Croix Propane Bookmobile provides services to areas remotely located on the island. It is a full service vehicle with funding for purchase provided by the Virgin Islands Energy Office... Programs/Projects Poetry Reading @ your library ... April .. May ... June ... July ... August ... September ... October ... November ...December.. Join the Major Leagues @ your library ...Jacqueline Heyliger, Rotary Club Mid Isle, presents donated books from the Join the Major Leagues @ your library list, to Sy lvania Golphin, Founder, FRIENDS of the FWPL. Young Authors Camp... Ad Club of the Virgin Islands Exhibit... Carolyn Keys on Burundi and Rawanda... National Library Week...Run To Your Library 2003... Sunny Isle Baptist School get time on Gates Foundation Computers... More projects/programs The FWPL celebrates National Library Week April 15 20 2,002... Virgin Islands Public Libraries receive Gates Foundation Grant...National Library Week activities.. VITELCO/Public Library Learning Center The VITELCO/Public Library Learning Center provides T 1 connection to the Internet and the World Wide Web. Terminals are available to the public throughout the library... Adult New Readers The FWPL cooperates with the V.I. Department of Education, Division of Adult Education to provide services for adult new readers. A comprehensive collection of materials for readers and tutors are available... FRIENDS of the Florence Williams Public Library The FRIENDS support the library with sponsorship of programs/projects; they provide volunteers; funding; advocacy and community awareness efforts...


Administration The public libraries in the Virgin Islands are administered by the Government of the Virgin Islands Department of Planning & Natural Resources, Division of Libraries, Archives & Museums... Contact us The Florence Williams Public Library 1122 King St., Christiansted, St. Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands 00820 340 773 5715 340 773 5327 Fax