All Richmond Public Library locations provide curbside services. Computer access is suspended until further notice effective December 28. Visit our Reopening Page to learn more about the many services available.

West End

The vibrant children's area contains a wide range of titles for all reading levels. Fiction, graphic novels, easy readers boardbooks and a large selection of non-fiction on a wide range of topics are available for checkout.


5420 Patterson Avenue, Richmond, VA, 23226

Branch Manager - Lisa Crisman


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

Available Services

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    RPL Express

    Visit our RPL Express page to learn more about our reopening plan.

    Curbside Services

    Visit our Curbside Pick Up Service page to learn more about all the services being offered during this phase of our reopening.

    Curbside Printing Services

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


    Free - Please call ahead


    Notary services are currently unavailable.


    Parking lot has a total of 40 spaces and 2 handicapped spaces. There is some on-street parking around the library.


    Free; good reception from the parking lot and the patio!

    West End

    Meeting Rooms

    Unavailable until further notice.


    Unavailable until further notice.


    Unavailable until further notice.


    Grab Bag of Books!


    Do you need some new reading material?  Is it too time consuming to try and locate a dozen picture books online?

    How about audio cds for your commute or while you are knitting?  DVDs to binge over the weekend?

    Call the West End Branch and our staff will be happy to fill your request.  Once we have the details it takes only a short time to pull the items and give you a call when ready.

    Curbside pickup is Monday-Friday from 10am-5pm and on Saturday from 1-5pm.

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