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Johnston Memorial Library

The Virginia State University Library supports the research and teaching needs of the University community with its full complement of resources and services, The virtual library is available 24/7 at


Contact Information

Library Service Desks
Information Desk
804- 524-5043

VSU Libraries Remote Learning

Library Reopening

The University Libraries remain open virtually and online services and resources are available to support research, teaching and learning for students, faculty and staff. Library staff are available to assist online users remotely though the online service tools, Ask-A-LibrarianText-A-Librarian and email at or by phone requests at 804.524-5582. Library Instruction will be available virtually by reservation only. Please contact Darnell Law at or by phone (804.524.5536) for further information.

The Circulation Department will provide users with contact-free check-out of books, wherein students, faculty, and staff can place requests for contactless pick-up of books and DVDs.

The group study rooms, conference rooms, and basement computer lab will remain closed to users. The Special Collections & Archives at Lindsay-Montague Hall will remain closed with research assistance available by sending a message to Ask-A-Librarian.