Manage Your Library Account

  1. Your Library Account
  2. Online Account Functions
  3. Pay Fines & Fees Online
  4. Pay Fines & Fees at a Branch

Loan Limits

You may check out up to forty (40) items. Seven (7) of these may be DVDs.

RPL books and audiobooks check out for 28 days (four weeks). DVDs 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 the Circulation Desk or call 510-620-6559.

Effect of Fines and Fees

Fines less than $5.00 will not affect borrowing privileges. 

Fines and 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.