Lynchburg Public Library

Browsing and Computer Appointments

Note: The Main Library will reopen on Thursday, Oct. 1! Browsing and computer appointments will no longer be necessary as of that date. 

We are pleased to offer browsing and computer appointments at the Main Library!

Days & Times

Appointments are available Monday, Wednesday, Friday at the following times:

  • 10:00-11:00 – Senior/at-risk only
  • 11:30-12:30
  • 1:00-2:00
  • 2:30-3:30
  • 4:00-5:00

Saturday browsing and computer appointments are available at the following times:

  • 11:00-12:00
  • 1:00-2:00

Details & Guidelines

Please note and observe the following guidelines:

  • Masks required for patrons ages 3 and older
  • 16 browsing spots per hour
  • 4 computer spots per hour (2 adult, 2 youth)
  • Maximum patron limit per hour is 20
  • Parties limited to 5 people or fewer
  • Only 1 appointment per person, per day

Make an Appointment

To make an appointment for browsing or essential computer use, please call in advance.

Adult Services: (434) 455-6310

Youth Services: (434) 455-6320

Please note that appointments are taken for the current month only (e.g., an appointment for October may not be made in September).

What about Curbside Pickup?

Curbside Pickup service is still available Monday-Friday from 10:00-4:00.
Saturday hours for Curbside Pickup are now available, from 10:00-2:00

Due to the unpredictable nature of COVID-19, these plans are subject to change at any time.


  • Lynchburg Public Library
    2315 Memorial Ave
    Lynchburg VA 24501
    (434) 455-6300

  • Downtown Branch and Public Law Library
    900 Church St
    Lynchburg VA 24504
    (434) 455-3820

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This site is made possible by a grant from the U.S. Institute of Museum and Library Services. It is managed by the The Library of Virginia Library Development and Networking Division.