Manage Your Library Account

  1. Your Library Account
  2. Online Account Functions
  3. PINs
  4. Pay Fees Online
  5. Pay Fees at a Branch

Loan Limits

You may check out up to one hundred (100) items. Twenty (20) of these may be DVDs.

RPL books, audiobooks, and DVDs check out for 28 days (four weeks). Chromebooks, laptops, WiFi hotspots, and science kits check out for seven days (one week).

RPL materials may be renewed twice. You may renew in person, by telephone (510-620-6559), or through your online account.

Renewing Your Library Card

Richmond Public Library cards automatically expire every two years. If you are unable to log in to your library account or borrow material, you may need to renew your card. Visit a Circulation Desk or call 510-620-6559.

Effect of Fees

The Richmond Public Library does not charge overdue fines. However, materials not returned will be charged replacement fees.

Fees less than $10.00 will not affect borrowing privileges. 

Fees may be paid in person by cash or check or online using Visa, Mastercard, or PayPal.

Still have questions?

Please call the Circulation Desk at 510-620-6559.