All Richmond Public Library locations will be closed Monday, January 20, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day. All Richmond Public Library locations are closed Sunday, January 19.  

Belmont

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

804-646-1139

3100 Ellwood Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23221


Branch Manager - Barbara Booth

Hours

SundayClosed
MondayClosed Martin Luther King Jr
Tuesday10am - 6pm
Wednesday10am - 8pm
Thursday10am - 6pm
Friday10am - 6pm
Saturday10am - 5pm

Features

Faxing

Local and Toll-free: $.50/page Long distance: $1.00 (out-going only).

Notary

Free - Please call ahead for availability

Parking

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

Photocopying/Scanning

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.

Wi-fi

Free

Meeting Room

Details

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.

Guidelines

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.

Upcoming Events at Belmont

Lego Club

Tue

21

Jan
 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

 Belmont Meeting Room

We provide the LEGOs – you provide the imagination!  For grades K-6 with a parent on the 3rdTuesday of each month.

Book Babies

Wed

22

Jan
 4:00 pm - 4:30 pm

 Belmont Meeting Room

Join us for a fun and interactive story, music and play for babies from birth to 17 months with their caregiver.

GRASP - college financial assistance

Wed

22

Jan
 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

 Belmont

GRASP Financial Aid Advisors help students and families with financial aid and scholarships so students can make their higher education goals a reality.   By appointment only, Advisors are available to assist you at Belmont L...