Due to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases, RPL is offering Curbside Pick-Up Service at all of our locations until further notice.  


On October 25, 1955, Belmont Branch Library opened at 3100 Ellwood Avenue and dedicated in a ceremony that honored former director Thomas Ayer.


3100 Ellwood Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23221

Branch Manager - Barbara Booth


Sunday closed
Monday 10:00am - 5:00pm: Curbside Only
Tuesday 10:00am - 5:00pm: Curbside Only
Wednesday 10:00am - 5:00pm: Curbside Only
Thursday 10:00am - 5:00pm: Curbside Only
Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm: Curbside Only
Saturday 1:00pm - 5:00pm: Curbside Only


Curbside Printing Services

Visit our Curbside Printing Services page to submit your documents to be printed.


Free - Please call ahead


Note - notary services are suspended until further notice.


Parking lot has a total of 16 spaces and 2 handicapped spaces. There is some on-street parking around the library.


Black & white: $.15/page. Scanning - Free, requires a flash drive. The library offers flash drives for $3.00.

Public Access Computers

17 public computers, 2 children's computers, and 1 family computer. Printing - Black & white: $.15/page Color: $.50/page.



Meeting Room


Belmont Library offers one event space to the public. The Belmont Meeting Room offers a lectern, ceiling-mounted LCD projector, pulldown screen, 5 tables, and 20 chairs. There are four outlets located throughout the room.


Guests are expected to configure tables and chairs, and also return them to their original configuration.  Rooms are booked a minimum of 2 weeks in advance, and maximum of 2 months in advance.

One-to-one Computer Help

Call us to schedule your one-to-one help session to learn more about computers or other technology.

Convenient to Carytown, Arts and Museum District

Belmont is within walking distance to local shops, restaurants, and museums.  Visit Carytown’s many locally owned stores and boutiques or grab a bite to eat in one of its unique restaurants.  A few blocks away, you’ll also find the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and the Virginia Museum of History and Culture.

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