At the head of the educational system is the West Virginia University (1867) at Morgantown (q.v.).
- For general description see Henry Gannett, Gazetteer of West Virginia (Washington, 1904), being Bulletin 233 of the U.S. Geological Survey; the Reports; and the Bulletins of the Geological Survey of West Virginia (Morgantown, 1901 sqq.).
Fast and Hu Maxwell, History and Government of West Virginia (Morgantown, 1901; new edition, 1908); A.
Callahan, Evolution of the Constitution of West Virginia (Morgantown, 1909).