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Alexandria Library Invites Residents to Sign Up for a Library Card in September

Barrett Branch (Photo courtesy of Alexandria Library)

ALEXANDRIA, VA – September is Library Sign-Up Card Month. Alexandria Library invites residents to take part in the celebration. You can obtain a card at any of the Library’s six branches. Click HERE to sign up.

This month you can replace your lost library card for free in-person. You can also apply for a temporary card online if you are unable to go to a branch immediately. For the entire month, the $2 replacement fee will be waived.

Patrons have access to the Library’s databases, eBooks, and other resources.

Barrett Branch Hosting Outdoor Event

On Saturday, Sept. 11, Barrett Branch is hosting a book sale and author talk. From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., the event will also feature a craft workshop. For details, click HERE.

New Digital Resources

On Tuesday, Sept. 14, the Library will introduce new digital resources in a virtual event. Learn how to sign up for a library card and use it to access the new resources. Register HERE.

National Hispanic Heritage Month

National Hispanic Heritage Month starts Sept. 15. Alexandria Library will host a number of programs that highlight the importance of Hispanic heritage in the community.

Alexandria Library Eliminates Fines for Overdue Items

Kevin Dauray

Kevin is Publisher's Assistant with The Zebra Press. He has been working for Alexandria's "Good News" newspaper since 2019. A graduate of George Mason University, he earned a bachelor's in English with a concentration in Creative Writing. He also studied at the Columbia School of Broadcasting and holds a master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling from Marymount University. He is an alumnus of T.C. Williams High School. Go Titans!

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