Library Branch Info:

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: —Open 6 Days (hours vary)—

703-339-7385
TTY 711

9520 Richmond Highway
Lorton VA 22079-2124

Kathy Richardson,
Branch Manager

Lorton Library

 

a rendering of the new library and community center

The newly renovated Lorton Library serves its community with a collection of over 30,000 items, free Internet stations and Wi-Fi access, an expanded children’s space, a teen room with gaming station, increased seating, and multiple meeting/collaboration spaces including a meeting room with after-hours access, conference rooms, and group study rooms. Library staff will present programs for children (including early literacy storytimes), teens, and adults.

Community Branch Hours:
Community branch hours are: Monday: 1 p.m. - 9 p.m.; Tuesday - Saturday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

The Lorton Community Center (LCC) and Lorton Library facility opened its doors Monday, Oct. 10, 2022, with a grand opening celebration on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. The new facility co-locates an expanded library branch and new community center next to a renovated Lorton Park.

703-339-7385| TTY: 711

Branch Contacts

Branch Manager: Kathy Richardson
Board Trustee Member: Gary G. Russell - Mount Vernon District
Volunteer Coordinator: Confidence Akiti (find volunteer opportunities at Lorton)
Friends Group President: Vacant

Library-Affiliated Organizations

Friends of the Lorton Library

Available Facilities

Access Services: One computer with ZoomText software

Display Cases: One

Book Sale: Ongoing

Meeting Areas

Reservations can be made for regular hours and extended hours.
(Number of chairs limited, call branch to check availability)
Meeting Room: capacity 45 with chairs
Quiet Study Room: Yes

Library-Affiliated Organizations

Friends of the Lorton Library

Branch Services

Internet Access: 12 Internet stations with Microsoft Office plus wireless access is available.

Parking: 80 parking spaces, 4 accessible

Languages Spoken

Languages spoken by staff at our branch include: Chinese, Hindi, Punjabi, Polish, Russian, Spanish, Ukranian.
Please call to find out when a speaker of a specific language may be available to help.

Phone Menu

703-339-7385
1: Hours and location
2: Renewals, check books on hold, overdues, account assistance, fines, and circulation
3: Reference questions, place holds
4: Program information and meeting room reservations
5: Management team
9: Repeat menu
0: Other questions

Architect

Alexandria Architects, Jim Ritter

Languages Spoken by staff at the Lorton branch include: Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu Please call to find out when a speaker of a specific language may be available to help.

Available Facilities

Display Cases: One large display case in the building lobby.

Book Sale: Ongoing.

Meeting Areas

Reservations can be made for regular hours hours.
Meeting Room: capacity 61
Conference Room: 10
Group Study Rooms Capacity: 2-4
Teen Room with gaming stations
Childrens Area with child size tables and chairs, toys
Quiet Study Room: 2-4

Branch Services

Internet Access: 9 public internet stations with Microsoft Office, wireless access, printing.

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