Announcements

Placing a HOLD on Books, DVDs, etc.

FOLLOW THESE DIRECTIONS TO PLACE A “HOLD” ON THE ITEM(S) OF YOUR CHOICE:

  • Visit our Library Catalog using your Library Card number and PIN (your PIN is the last four digits of your library card number)
  • Find the item(s) of your choice and select “Place Hold”
  • Follow the prompts by entering your Library Card number and PIN
  • Select a location for pick up
  • You will be notified when items are ready for pickup per the settings within your account, i.e. text, email, call
  • Please let us know if you are unsure of your settings and we will gladly assist you
  • Items will be held for 1 (one) week once you are notified.
  • Items may be returned at our Drive -Thru drop box 24/7/365
  • If you would like to have a Petersburg Public Library card but do not currently have one, a card may be issued ONLINE by visiting: ONLINE LIBRARY CARD APPLICATION
  • OR at our Drive Thru by bringing a photo ID during these hours:
    • MONDAY, WEDNESDAY, FRIDAY, & SATURDAY  10:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M.
    • TUESDAY & THURSDAY  1:00 P.M. – 7:45 P.M.
  • All Virginia residents may receive a Petersburg Public Library card at no charge

QUESTIONS?  ASSISTANCE NEEDED?  PLEASE CALL US AT 804-733-2387 OR 804-451-3998.  WE LOOK FORWARD TO HEARING FROM YOU!

THANK YOU FOR YOUR CONTINUED SUPPORT OF PETERSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY!