Cherrydale and Glencarlyn Libraries will reopen on Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2021.
available library services
All individuals age two and older who enter Arlington Public Library buildings are required to wear a mask, regardless of vaccination status. Learn more.
We are in the process of welcoming back our pre-existing, trained volunteers. At the moment we are unable to accommodate new volunteers, but we will do so as soon as possible.
In person - Use cash or credit/debit at any open Library location.
Online - Log into your Library account and go to Fines and Messages.
By Mail - Send payment by check or money order (payable to Treasurer of Arlington County) and include library card number.
Address mail to:
1015 N. Quincy St
Arlington, VA 22201
Daily library overdue fees were eliminated in the FY21 Arlington County Budget. No new daily overdue fees will accrue after July 1, 2020. Overdue fees of $ .30 per day, with a maximum overdue fee of $9.00 per item, charged before July 1, 2020 remain due on library accounts. Lost material fees and other service fees still apply.
Book donations will be accepted by the Friends of the Arlington Public Library at all open Library locations after August 6.
The answers to most common questions about donations can be found on the Friends of the Arlington Public Library website. If you don’t find the information you are looking for, use this form to contact us.