Non-Virginia Resident Registration

On June 5, the Library launched a new catalog and collections discovery system. ALL users are required to renew their Library Card/Online Account in the new system. View our New Catalog FAQs for more information.

Online Account

The Library of Virginia is unable to issue remote online accounts to Non-Virginia residents due to licensing agreements for digital content.

Library Card

Non-Virginia residents must visit the Library of Virginia in person to receive a library card.

ALL patrons of the Library of Virginia must obtain a library card to:

To obtain a Library of Virginia library card, patrons must:

Notes for All Patrons:

Renewal of Library Card

Non-Virginia residents must renew their library card in person at the Library of Virginia, 800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23219.

Click HERE for first-time Virginia Resident Registration information

Click HERE for Virginia Resident Account Renewal information


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