Camp Wood Public Library

Welcome to the Camp Wood Public Library

Welcome to the Camp Wood Public Library, located in Camp Wood Texas. We do hope that you find this website very resourceful, and we are always open to suggestions. Thanks for viewing! Scrolling below are the most recent additions to the library. Click on your cover choice to go directly to the library catalog for that item.



The Camp Wood Library is hosting a raffle. The Raffle drawing will be on December 10th at the library. Winners need not be present to win. You can purchase your tickets at the library, at the Library Bake Sale, Saturday, November 10th, or from a library volunteer. Ticket prices are $5.00 each or 5 tickets for $20.00. The funds raised by the library will be used to help pay for library operating expenses throughout the year.  

October Artist of the Month

Artist Johnny Campbell

Johnny grew up in Three Rivers, TX and now lives in San Antonio.  He has been a part owner of a fire protection business for the past 34 years. Johnny and his family have a home in Barksdale and have fallen in love with this area. 

Campbell stated, “I have been doing photography for five years.  Once the phone cameras came out, I started taking pictures of sunsets, sunrises, and landscape scenery and it sparked my interest in photography.  Then I decided to buy a high quality camera and have been hooked ever since.”

If you wish to purchase a print for $25, please text or call Johnny at 210-823-4778.


September Artist of the Month

Artist Patti Caldwell Turner

Patti has been a professional clay artist since 1980. Her work has been featured in galleries nationwide and in exhibitions such as Baker University's International Orton Cone Box Show. She has experience in many types pf kiln firing and other mediums such as glass, oils, acrylics and water colors. Patti holds a Master of Fine Arts degree from Georgia University and a Bachelor of Fine Arts From Texas A&M. She is now living in Texas Hill Country where she continues to pursue her art. You don't want to miss the beautiful display of sunflowers painted like you have never seen them before.



In the bottom left hand corner of the Camp Wood Public Library General Catalog, you will see three menu icons: Visit Us, Contact Us, and Kids’ Catalog.  Select and left click on the Kids’ Catalog icon.  You will be redirected to a page that looks like the Kids’ Catalog page below.  You will see over sixty-eight subject icons.  These subject icons search for books that are Stories (Fiction) and books that are Facts (Nonfiction).  You will see these two icons in the bottom left hand corner of the Kid’s Catalog page.  When the catalog is first opened, the icons default automatically to books that are Stories (Fiction.) You can select to switch back and forth to Stories and Facts. Try the two icons on the bottom right hand corner to view those page results. In the top right hand corner, you will notice an icon for General Catalog.  You can alternate back and forth to the General Catalog and the Kids’ Catalog.  No kids’ books have been removed from the General Catalog to create the Kids’ Catalog.  All library items can be searched for and viewed on the General Catalog.



News from Camp Wood Public Library

Your library now has OVERDRIVE access.  You can download eBooks, audiobooks, and videos.    All for Free. Go to and click on CATALOG. Click on the icon for OverDrive under Electronic Resources to start enjoying your new OverDrive with thousands of available titles. Sign in with your library card number and phone number. Don’t know your card account number or what phone number you used with your card? Visit us at the library for a free update.  See you soon and often at the library with free Wi-Fi access 24/7.  Find us and Like us on Facebook. Need help with OverDrive? View their excellent support service and information for all your devices at this link:  Getting Started with OverDrive.

Need Help With OverDrive?  View their excellent support service and information for all your devices at this link:  Getting Started with OverDrive.

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