About Benson Memorial Library

Benson Memorial Library is a unique and vital part of the quality of life in the Titusville area. Since 1904 Benson has served people of various ages and interests, helping to provide information and popular reading materials. Today, through several expanding networks, we can give you access to the holdings of libraries across the country as well.

Benson houses a local history collection that features books, maps, and other publications relating to the oil industry, as well as other local and regional historical resources. Also available are the complete back issues of the Titusville Herald dating from 1865, and genealogical materials.

Memberships are free at Benson Library to most residents of Crawford County, Pleasantville Borough and Oil Creek Township in Venango County. ACCESS Pennsylvania memberships are also accepted free of charge. Nonresidents may become members by paying a prorated fee.

Libraries are for everyone.

Library drawing 2008