Best Libraries in Richmond, VA
Cochrane Rockville Branch Library
||16600 Pouncey Tract Road Rockville, Virginia 23146 749-3146
little library in Western Hanover farm country recently got a
major facelift thanks to the generosity of a local benefactor.
Maude Langhorne Nelson Library
(Hopwell VA Main Library)
||209 East Cawson Street Hopewell, VA 23860 (804) 458-6329
|Holy Mother of God. Hopewell, VA's brand new HQ library. Huge, clean with
a James River view...Wow! WOW!
Twin Hickory Library
|| 001 Twin Hickory Road Glen Allen, VA 23059-2509
next two Henrico libraries are brand spanking new and very
impressive, indeed. This is what you can buy with bond
referendums and developer
|| 1901 Starling Dr Richmond, VA 23229-4607 270-9578
Richmond Main Library
|| 101 E Franklin St Richmond, VA 23219 646-7223
it's seen better days, but this old queen is still chugging along.
Just stay away from the bathrooms!
Best Used Book Store in Richmond, VA
Chop Suey Books
W. Cary St, 497-4705 | 2913 W. Cary St
are certainly bigger used book stores in town (Book Exchange and
Stories), but what sets this place apart are (1) Socially
responsible ownership (see Books
on Wheels) (2) A discerning selection (kind of like
having a book sommelier)
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#1. Richmond Virginia (VA) Libraries
Go here first. With
online tools, you can reserve a book from any of the branch libraries in the
system; they'll deliver to your favorite location; and you can re-new
online; and IT'S FREE!! Also, most libraries sell used surplus or
donated books at great prices.
Richmond Virginia (VA) Used & Independent Book Stores
Many have trade-in programs
(usually two for one)
| Bell Book & Candle
106 1/2 S Railroad Ave Ashland, VA 23005 (804) 798-9047
of the Universe book store.
West Main Street,v Richmond, VA 23220 (804) 353-9476
and first edition book specialists.
Tpke, Midlothian, VA 23113 (804) 379-2642
of the largest used book stores in town.
WEST END 536 Granite Avenue, Richmond, VA 23226 (804)
of the oldest used book stores in town.
| Carytown Books
4021 Macarthur Ave
Richmond, VA 23227 (804) 261-7710
not in Carytown.
| Chop Suey Books
2913 West Cary Street Richmond, VA 23221 (804) 422-8066
of Richmond. See Editor's Choice box.
| Ex Libris Books
6921 Lakeside Ave
Richmond, VA 23228 (804) 262-9217
| Owens & Ramsey Historical Booksellers
2728 Tinsley Drive
Richmond, Virginia 23235 (804) 272-8888
war book specialists.
West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23220 (804) 644-9970
been there forever.
Broad St Richmond, VA 23220 (804) 310-1665
All Books $5. Trades 2 for
1. Specializes in Non-Fiction (history, biographies, business, health).
Forest Hill Avenue, Richmond, VA 23225 (804) 231-4213
of used books to the right, Comics to the left, Porn in the back.
AIR 2715 Buford Road Richmond, VA 23235 (804) 440-9333
Children, Large Print, VA History, Mysteries
| Green Valley Book
||2192 Green Valley
Ln Mt. Crawford, VA 22841 800-385-0099
a 1.5 hour drive from Richmond (between Staunton and Harrisonburg).
Worth the day trip for the massive number of new books at super
Richmond Virginia (VA) Thrift Stores
The great thing about thrift stores
is the pleasant, out of print surprise you might uncover.
#4. The Internet
Four of the better used book sources
on the internet.