All Richmond Public Library locations will be closed Monday, February 18, in observance of Presidents' Day. Broad Rock, Ginter Park, and Main are closed Sunday, February 17.  

Belmont

In March of 1955, Council approved an ordinance for acquisition of land at Belmont and Ellwood for a new library branch. The architectural firm of Budina and Freeman was commissioned to prepare plans for the new branch. The groundbreaking occurred in April of that year.

804-646-1139

3100 Ellwood Avenue
Richmond, Virginia 23221


Branch Manager - Barbara Booth

Hours

SundayClosed
MondayClosed Presidents' Day
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

Book Babies

Mon

18

Feb
 10:00 am - 10:30 am

 Belmont

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

Toddler Time

Mon

18

Feb
 11:00 am - 11:30 am

 Belmont

Join us for fun and interactive stories, music and play for ages 18-36 months with their caregiver.

Chair Yoga

Tue

19

Feb
 10:30 am - 11:15 am

 Belmont

Chair Yoga is a supportive and gentle form of movement linked with the breath to increase flexibility, body awareness and mindfulness. Instructor Linda Dunn is a former nurse who is very focused on promoting health and safety. Wea...