Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Administrative Office: 8:30–4:30 M–F

12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 324
Fairfax, VA 22035

Jessica Hudson,

Herndon Fortnightly Library

Herndon Fortnightly Library

Community Branch Hours:
Community branch hours are: Monday - Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Wednesday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

38.9718487, -77.387075

768 Center St
Herndon, VA, 20170-4640

703-437-8855 | TTY: 711

The Herndon Fortnightly Library is located in the heart of the Town of Herndon—on the Town Green adjacent to the Municipal Center and the W&OD bicycle trail. The library offers a blend of small-town hospitality and large, cosmopolitan County resources. Come and enjoy reading the local newspapers, finding just the right book to read, attending a community meeting or children's storytime, using the resources of the Internet and talking about books with the staff.

Branch Contacts

Branch Manager: Amanda T. Post
Board Trustee Member: Darren Ewing - Dranesville District
Volunteer Coordinator: Tania Ebrahimian (find volunteer opportunities at Herndon Fortnightly)
Friends Group President: Sharon Kraftchak

Available Facilities

Access Services: One computer with ZoomText software

Display Cases: One

Book Sales: Ongoing and Annual

Special Collections: Spanish language collection: adult and children's material

Meeting Areas

Reservations can be made for regular hours and extended hours.
(Number of chairs limited, call branch to check availability)
Meeting Room: capacity 95
Conference Room : 20
Quiet Study Room: Yes

Branch Services

Internet Access: 9 Internet stations with Microsoft Office plus wireless access is available.

Parking: 116 parking spaces
7 handicapped

Languages Spoken

Please call the library to see when the foreign language speaker is available. Spanish, Korean, Italian

Phone Menu

1: Hours and location
2: Renew books, account information, overdue or lost books
3: Confirm items on hold
4: Program information and signup
5: Reference information and homework, place a hold or a shelf check
6: Repeat the menu

For other information, to speak to a specific person, or if you have a rotary phone, please stay on the line.

Library-Affiliated Organizations

Friends of the Herndon Fortnightly Library
Fortnightly Club


Hughes Group