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
Closed

Hours

Thursday 10:00am - 6:00pm:
Friday 10:00am - 6:00pm:
Saturday 10:00am - 5:00pm:
Sunday closed
Monday 10:00am - 8:00pm:
Tuesday 10:00am - 6:00pm:
Wednesday 10:00am - 8:00pm:

Available Services

  • public access
  • Features

    Printing/Copying

    Prints are $.15/page for B&W, $.50/color. Copies are $.15/each, B&W only.

    Faxing

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

    Notary

    Notary services are available. 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.

    Wi-fi

    Free

    Upcoming Events at Belmont

    Book Babies

    Thu

    07

    Jul
     10:15 am - 10:45 am

     Belmont

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

    Master Gardener Help Desk

    Thu

    07

    Jul
     3:30 pm - 5:30 pm

     Belmont

    Master Gardeners will be out in the library, eager to answer any of your gardening questions. They will have soil sample kits and other helpful resources for you. Look for their desk!

    Get Crafty: Paper Roll Fish

    Fri

    08

    Jul
     2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

     Belmont

    Come into Belmont to learn how to transform an ordinary toilet paper roll into a colorful fish. Paint, color, or decorate a small school of your own--and get some tips and ideas on how to use your new friends in creative ways at home.&n...

    Meeting Room

    Details

    Due to increased COVID levels, the Belmont meeting room is currently unavailable.

    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.