Johnston Memorial Library serves as a selective federal depository library for the 4th Congressional District of Virginia. The library has served as a federal depository since 1900. The collection consists of over 100,000 items in various formats. including print, microform, non-print media, and web-based information. A large percentage of the collection is accessible through Chamo (library's catalog). Federal government electronic records are available through the catalog. These include publications from the Congress, Executive and Judicial branches.
The majority of the collection is located on the second floor. Some titles are housed in the Reference Department located on the first floor. For assistance with Government Information inquire at the Reference Desk or call 804-524-5582. Assistance is also available by calling 804-524-6945, or Ask a Librarian.