Halifax-South Boston Public Library

Library Policies

Read our entire Library Policies Manual here.

 

Special events – Look at our online calendar to discover events just for you.

Library Cards –

To Get A Card You Must Have:

Proof of current address.

Children under the age of 16 will need a parent or guardian to sign for their card.

There is no charge for the initial card but there is a $2.50 charge for a replacement card.

Please notify the library if your card is lost or stolen or if you have a change in name or address.

Check-out –

You are responsible for all library materials checked out on your card.

Materials may be returned in the outside book or video return when the library is closed.

You can call or renew your materials online.

 

Circulation Of Materials

Books – 3 week check-out
– Can be renewed three times
– $.20 per day overdue fines

DVDs – 7 day check-out
– Limit of 10 DVDs
– Can be renewed three times
– $1.00 per day fine if overdue

*Borrowers of DVDs must be at least 18 years of age.*

Audios (Books on CD) – 3 week check-out
– Can be renewed three times
– $.20 per day overdue fines

Public Access Computers 

Both library branches have free public access computers.

Other Services

FAX service for $1.25 for each page.

Photocopies: $0.25- black and white $0.75- color

Laminating: $1.00 per page

Test Proctoring: $15.00 per hour

 

  • Hours

    South Boston Branch
    Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 9:30 am to 6 pm.

    Tuesday & Thursday from 11:30 am to 8 pm.

    Saturday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.

    Halifax Branch
    Monday from 11:30 am to 8 pm.

    Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 9:30 am to 6 pm.

    Saturday from 9:30 am to 3:30 pm.

  • Upcoming events

    The Halifax County-South Boston Public Library System will be closed on September 26th-28th in order to change over to our new computer system and staff training.


  • Find us

    South Boston Branch
    509 Broad St.
    South Boston, VA 24592
    sobolibrary@gmail.com
    434-575-4228


    Halifax Branch
    177 South Main St.
    Halifax, VA 24558 webmaster@halifaxlibrary.org
    434-476-3357