Welcome to the Salem Public Library!
Founded in 1937, the Salem Public Library is dedicated to providing exceptional services for all ages, backgrounds, and needs.
Within our 16,000 square foot building, we offer 120,000 items for circulation, including books, audiobooks, DVDs, and more. We have 13 public computers available for free use with Microsoft Office and internet accessibility.
With your Roanoke Valley Library card, you gain access to the resources of all of the libraries in the Roanoke Valley, including the City of Salem, Roanoke County, Roanoke City, and Botetourt. The Salem Public Library also offers downloadable eBooks, eAudiobooks, and eMagazines; access to a wide variety of databases including car repair, learning a new language, and career/test preparation; family history and genealogy; and much more!
Library cards are freely available to anyone from the Commonwealth of Virginia, so come check out our programs and collections! Click here to learn more about getting a library card.