Resources


Information at your fingertips. The library’s online catalog, www.rvl.info, lists over 300,000 titles of books, CDs, DVDs and video games available at Roanoke Public Libraries.  More than 15,000 items are added to the library collections annually.  Resources in French, Spanish, Chinese and more are available for all ages.  Every branch library has new computers for children, teens and adults equipped with the latest software and technology.  All of the best resources – all at your fingertips.  Priceless.

Want to discover more about your history and heritage?  Visit the recently renovated Virginia Room, rated the second best genealogical  research facility in Virginia.  This unique collection includes thousands of maps, photographs, manuscripts, local history files and more.  Thanks to funding for digitization equipment from the Foundation, many of these resources are now available online for the public to view.