Due to building maintenance, Cooper Branch is closed until further notice. Beginning Monday, September 24, Cooper customers can pick up their holds at the Montross Branch

Salem Church Branch

Location & Hours

Salem Church Branch

2607 Salem Church Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Phone: 540-372-1144
Public Fax: 540-785-0427 or 540-548-1029

Classes & Events Calendar
Book Sales


  • Monday 9 - 9
  • Tuesday 9 - 9
  • Wednesday 9 - 9
  • Thursday 9 - 9
  • Friday 9 - 5:30
  • Saturday 9 - 5:30
  • Sunday 1 - 5:30

See holiday closings

Branch Manager: Pamela Smith, ext. 7530, pamela.smith@crrl.org

Branch Facilities

Computers and Internet: All branches have public-access computers and wireless Internet access.

Meeting Rooms: 140-seat theater, which can be partitioned to make two rooms, and one medium-size meeting room that can be partitioned to make two small meeting rooms. Ask about a meeting room.

Study Rooms: 3 smaller rooms that seat 4-6 people are available to reserve for two hours. Contact the Research Desk to reserve up to one day in advance.

OurSpace: A wireless computer space for middle and high schoolers in grades 6-12, Monday-Thursday, 3:30-7:30.

Exhibits: Atrium features monthly art exhibits of local artists.

Notary Services: On duty during most branch hours, but call ahead to be certain authorized staff is available. 

Parking: 136 off-street parking spaces around the building

Accessibility Features: 5 accessible parking spaces, double drive-up book drops, wheelchair accessible button to open main entrance, no interior stairs, accessible restrooms, ramp to platform in meeting room, portable listening devices available for sound system in meeting rooms A & B, wheelchair accessible self check-out and book drop, displays at eye level for the wheelchair patron, and 2 walkers available near the check-out desk for use during library visits.

Transportation: The Spotsylvania Blue Line stops in front of the building. See maps and schedules at www.ridefred.com.

Directions & Map

From I-95:

  • Exit Interstate 95 at Exit 130 B onto Route 3 west.
  • Follow Route 3 west for 1.2 miles. You will pass 5 stoplights (you will see Spotsylvania Towne Centre on the left and then BJs on the right). The sixth light is Salem Church Road. Turn left on to Salem Church Road.
  • Follow Salem Church Road for about a mile (0.8 miles). You will reach a stoplight at Salem Run Road.
  • Drive through this light and you will see the Salem Church Branch almost directly on your left.