Amherst County Public Library

Curbside Service

Updated Curbside Service Information

NEW Curbside Hours for BOTH libraries : Monday-Friday 10 am-5:30 pm


  • Holds may be placed by phone during regular library hours or online 24 hours.
  • Staff will contact you when your items are available to schedule a pick up time.
  • Items will be placed on a table with your name on the bag for you to pick up when you arrive.
  • LIMIT of 10 items per card for each curbside pickup.
  • No magazines, newspapers, or toys/kits may be checked out at this time.
  • Items may be returned in the book drop at either library.
  • Returned items must be quarantined for 24 hours before being checked in.

Amherst Library: (434)946-9488, ext. 1

Madison Heights Library: (434)946-9488, ext. 2

Amherst pick up location: first handicapped parking spot in upper parking lot

Madison Heights pick up location: handicapped parking spot furthest from the building

  • Amherst Library
    434.946.9488, ext. 1
    382 South Main Street
    P.O. Box 370
    Amherst, VA 24521
    Mon, Wed, Thurs, Fri 10am-5:30pm
    Tues 10am-7:30pm
    Sat 10am-1:30pm

  • Steve Preston, Director

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  • Madison Heights Library
    434.946.9488, ext. 2
    200 River James Shopping Center
    Madison Heights, VA 24572
    Mon 10am-7:30pm
    Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 10am-5:30pm
    Sat 10am-1:30pm

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