The Orange County Public Library provides citizens with materials, information, and services to meet their life needs in a variety of ways. Our library system provides free library services to residents of Orange County, Virginia and its adjoining counties. We offer over 135,000 items for checkout, online content such as eBooks and databases, free public access computers, free Wi-Fi, programs for children and young adults, and community meeting spaces.

Our library is governed by a 6-member Library Board of Trustees, which is responsible for setting policies, devising a budget and hiring and supervising the library director. The library director is in charge of day to day operations. The Library operates using a community driven strategic plan which is revised annually.

Mission Statement

The mission of the Orange County Public Library is to offer programs and services that bring people together, foster creativity and encourage lifelong learning. We are committed to preserving our historical past, enriching present lives, and preparing for the future

Orange County Public Library

Direct Access Links

Library Catalog & Website


 Research Tools

Link to the Library Catalog
Link to Library's Website

Link to Overdrive for e-books and audio Opens in new window
Use your library card to download e-books and audios
Button to Access Hoopla Digital movies, music, comics. eBooks and Audiobooks Opens in new window
Link to Library Catalog
Low bandwidth Link
Link to Freading e-books
More e-books available free. Never a hold list.
Link to Heritage Quest Genealogy Database
Genealogy Database with
family records, census info
Link to Library Account Login
Low Bandwidth Link
Link to Project Gutenberg
Link to free e-books, mostly classics
Link to Encyclopedia Britannica Online
Link to Encyclopedia Britannica
Button to access Universal Class online learningLink to RB Digital
Link to New York Times Online
New York Times Online (You will need to create an account and login to avoid the paywall)