Halifax-South Boston Public Library

Library Policies

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.*

Magazines – 3 week check-out
– Current issue does not circulate; can be renewed three times
– $.20 per day overdue fines

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.

Patrons aged 12 to 17 years may use the computers unsupervised only if the library has written permission from the child’s parent or guardian on file.

Patrons under the age of 12 must be accompanied by an adult at all times while using a computer!

Other Services

FAX service for $1.00 for each page.

Photocopies: $0.20- black and white $0.75- color

 

  • Hours

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

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

    Saturday from 9:30 am to 3 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 pm.

  • Upcoming events

  • 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.com
    434-476-3357