Due to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases, RPL is pausing all in-person services and returning to Curbside Pick-Up Service at all of our locations until September 8.  

West End

West End Library opened September 25, 1978. It was dedicated on December 7, 1978. The library celebrated its 40th anniversary on September 22, 2018.

804-646-1877

5420 Patterson Avenue, Richmond, VA, 23226


Branch Manager - Lisa Crisman
Open
closing at 5:00pm
Curbside Only

Hours

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

Features

Curbside Printing Services

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

FAXING

Free - Please call ahead

NOTARY

Unavailable at this time.

PARKING

Parking lot has a total of 40 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

Public access computers and and AWE children's computer are available for use. Please bring your own headphones. Earbuds are available to purchase for $1. Printing - Black & white: $.15/page Color: $.50/page.

WI-FI

Free

West End

Meeting Rooms

The West End Branch offers two meeting spaces: A meeting room with full presentation setup and a smaller study room that’s fully wired for presentation and collaboration.¬† Meeting and study rooms are unavailable at this time due to distancing requirements.

Details

The West End meeting room seats 44 people; there are 9 tables and 50 chairs available. The room includes a ceiling-mounted LCD projector, a screen, and a lectern. The study room seats 6 people and includes a wall-mounted monitor, a fixed table, and 6 chairs.

Guidelines

Guests are expected to configure tables and chairs, and also return them to their original configuration. Rooms are unavailable at this time.

 

Teen Space!

The West End Branch has a fantastic teen area with plenty of room to think, study, and read!

Upcoming Events at

Patterson Pages: Adult Book Discussion Group

Wed

19

Aug
 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

 West End

We're trying a patio setting for our book club this month and taking advantage of longer days. Chairs will be distanced and masks are recommended. This month we are reading and discussing There There by Tommy Orange. ...

Wed

31

Dec
 3:43 pm - 3:43 pm

 

Wed

31

Dec
 3:43 pm - 3:43 pm