The first level of the library is dedicated to the adult collection of books (available for checkout for 14-day periods for new books, 28-day periods for older books) including audio books, romance novels, science fiction, mysteries, graphic works, and many other genres. Also available are DVDs and VHS tapes, as well as music CDs.
A wide variety of reference materials, microfilm, newspapers and magazines are also offered for use within the library. Additionally, computers for word processing and internet access are available for the public.
The friendly staff at the library are ready to assist you with locating the materials that you need.
A copy machine is available to the public for a fee of 15 cents per copy made.
There is a fax machine located on the first floor of the Library. The fax machine accepts credit cards only. (Visa, Mastercard, Discover and American Express) The fee for sending a fax is as follows:
Sending a fax to the USA and to Canada or the Caribbean will cost $1.50 for the first page and $1.00 for each additional page.
Sending a fax internationally will cost $4.95 for the first page and $3.45 for each additional page.
Computer Classes Offered
The reference staff offer computer classes throughout the year to the general public. These classes include basics such as using a mouse, learning about and using email and the internet, as well as classes on using Microsoft Word. Below are a calendar and a PDF document on the dates and times of the classes:
Basic computer application classes offered for the months of January and February below.
Email - Wednesday January 9, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Beginner Internet - Monday January 14, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Library Card Catalog - Wednesday January 16, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Meet the Mouse - Monday February 4, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Email - Wednesday February 6, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Beginner Internet - Monday February 11, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Library Card Catalog - Wednesday February 13, 2013 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Danville Public Library Adult Department January 2013 Activity Calendar
511 Patton Street
Danville, VA 24541
Ph: (434) 799-5195 ext. 3
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
10:00 am - 8:00 pm
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 am - 1:00 pm