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Tompkins-McCaw Library and Cabell Library are open. Find out what to expect when you visit. FAQ

James Branch Cabell Library Hours

Today's hours


* Hours subject to change

Winter Break 2020 Dec 8, 2020 - Jan 23, 2021

  • Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Front Door Pickup

Request physical materials from VCU Libraries collections with our new Front Door Pickup service.

  • Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Chat hours

Get assistance when you need it.

Current chat hours are chat status [View Image]:


Text us: (804) 435-5420 chat status [View Image] during library building hours.

See more ways to Ask Us.

The Workshop is located in the lower level, Cabell Library.

Special Collections and Archives

Special Collections and Archives is on the fourth floor, Cabell Library.
James Branch Cabell Library: or (804) 828-1108.

Hours: Open by appointment only.


Starbucks is on the first floor near the library's main entrance. View Starbucks' semester hours.

VCU Technology Services IT Support Center

VCU Technology Services IT Support Center is located on the lower level of Cabell Library in room B-9a. IT support hours.

James Branch Cabell Library

901 Park Ave., Box 842033
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
Toll-free: (844) 352-7399
Local: (804) 828-1111

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