Library Branch Info:

Fairfax County, Virginia

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

TTY 711

6614 Fort Hunt Rd
Alexandria VA 22307-1799

Cathy Noonan,
Branch Manager

Martha Washington Library


Temporary Hours for All Branch Locations

Express services will be available at all locations:

  • Monday–Tuesday 10 a.m.–8 p.m.
  • Wednesday–Saturday 10 a.m.–6 p.m.

Curbside services will continue to be offered Monday–Saturday 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Book donations not accepted at this time.

Book Sales Accepting Credit/Debit Cards

Many Friends of the Library groups continue to provide ongoing book sales in lobbies during Express Services. During the national coin shortage, the library is able to accept only credit/debit payments for fines and fees, donations, and the purchase of materials such as used books.

Learn more about Express Services.

Martha Washington Library

Community Branch Hours:
Community branch hours are: Monday and Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.; Wednesday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Thursday: 1 p.m. - 9 p.m.; Friday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.; Saturday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

703-768-6700 | TTY: 711

The National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP) awarded the Martha Washington Library with the 2010 Award of Excellence for Best Building, Institutional Facility Under $20 million.

Martha Washington, one of the oldest locations of the Fairfax County Public Library, has been in its present location since 1969. The building was completely renovated in 2010. Martha Washington Library welcomes customers of all ages to enjoy its collection, facilities and events.


Branch Contacts

Branch Manager: Cathy Noonan
Board Trustee Member: Gary G. Russell - Mount Vernon District
Volunteer Coordinator: Charlotte Reineck (find volunteer opportunities at Martha Washington)
Friends Group President: Katy J. May

Available Facilities

Display Case: One

Meeting Areas

Reservations can be made for regular hours and extended hours.
(Number of chairs limited, call branch to check availability)
Meeting Room: 68 capacity
Conference Room: 8 capacity
Group Study: 4 capacity
Quiet Study Room: Yes

Branch Services

Internet Access: 19 Internet stations with Microsoft Office plus wireless access is available.


84 parking spaces including 6 accessible spaces and 4 library carpool spaces. Additional parking at the Mount Vernon Recreation Center.

Languages Spoken

Languages spoken by staff at our branch include: French, Italian, and Spanish.
Please call to find out when a speaker of a specific language may be available to help.

Phone Menu

1: Hours and location
2: Renew items and account information
3: Program registration
4: Other library services or speak to a staff member
5: Meeting room reservations
9: Repeat the menu

Library-Affiliated Organizations

Friends of Martha Washington Library


Ritter Architects of Alexandria, VA

Martha Washington Library Events   
Fairfax Virtual Assistant