All locations of Richmond Public Library are closed March 14 until further notice. All programs and meeting rooms are cancelled through May 15 per CDC guidelines. Book drops will be unavailable - please hold onto any checked out materials until we reopen. We are always open online!  


A Plethora of Services

Do you know Richmond Public Library offers more than books and movies? Learn a new skill, search your family tree, download a legal form, self-publish your book as an e-book – there’s so much to do at your library.  And if you need help learning how to use these resources or finding your next good book, we are here to help.  Ask us!


Online Resources

Our premium resources

Self Publishing

Publishing simplified to 3 easy steps

Innovation Lab

Explore and create with us

Job Seeker Assistance

Help with job searches, resumes, and career development

Meeting Rooms

Reserve spaces at any of our 9 branches

Card Services

Get a Card

Infinite possibilities

Pay a fine

Convenient online payment

Frequently asked questions

Pressing questions answered

Your Library Account

Renew, review fines, and more

Office Services


Interlibrary Loan

Need a book we don't have?


Lend a hand, it feels good.

Website Suggestions / Concerns

Help us make the library website awesome