Halifax-South Boston Public Library

Online Resources

Overdrive Digital Media – Download and listen or read on your PC, Mac®, Kindle or Smartphone today.

Follow the “Help” link for information about how to use the service with your device.

SOVALUE is the name of the consortium of libraries that are working cooperatively to make this service possible.


Genealogy Research

HeritageQuest Online is an excellent resource for genealogists and historians.

You will need your library card number to access HeritageQuest.

General Research 

Newspaper Research 

African American Newspapers Series I 280 newspapers

African American Newspapers Series II

Career Resources

Peterson’s Career Prep Make the most of your job search

Legal Forms
Gale Legal Forms Business, personal, litigation, and federal forms.

  • 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.

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    South Boston Branch
    509 Broad St.
    South Boston, VA 24592

    Halifax Branch
    177 South Main St.
    Halifax, VA 24558 webmaster@halifaxlibrary.com