Library Board


  • 4 p.m.
  • 3rd Thursday of every month
  • Bristol Public Library
    701 Goode Street
    Bristol, VA 24201


The Library Board is composed of an 11 member board consisting of 5 members from each city and 1 member at-large chosen by the other board members. Of each city's 5 members 4 are appointed by City Council for a maximum of 2, 3-year terms, and 1 is a Council Member.

Member Requirements

All members are required to be city residents at time of appointment and maintain city residency during the entire term of office.

Board Purpose

The Library Board oversees administration of the Bristol Public Library.