Don't forget to also take a look at our Online Services; we have several resources that may be helpful.


A digital magazine service for Halifax County

Literati Public

Now offering a new way to research and learn!

Strategic Plan 2013-2016

HCSB Public Library System's Strategic Plan for 2013-2016

Halifax County South Boston Public Library System

The printer at the Halifax Public Library is out of order at least through Monday September 26.  Our vendor had to order a part to repair the machine.  Staff are able to make copies for patrons using our fax machine as a copier, but patrons are not able to print from the public computers.

The library will be offering a class on using the web site on September 26 at 6 pm.  The class will be held in the Local History Room of the Halifax Public Library and taught by Cary Perkins.  The class is free and registration is not required.

Halifax County resident and author Charles Edmonds will be at the Halifax Public Library on October 6 at
4 pm to discuss his new book The Victory Package, available on

Adult Fiction:
Pirate, Clive Cussler
The Christmas Angel Project, Melody Carlson
A Love Transformed, Tracie Peterson
Fatal Thunder, Larry Bond
House Odds, Mike Lawson
The Innocents, Ace Atkins

Large Print Fiction:
Damaged, Lisa Scottoline

Adult Non-Fiction:
The Foxfire Book of Simple Living
Ultimate Guide to Home Repair
American Witches, Susan Fair



Something For Everyone


Kid's Corner

Get all the information you need on upcoming events for Toddlers and Kids.




For Teens

Get the scoop on all the events and programs just for teenagers.





Computer classes, crafting socials, book meet-ups and more. Find out here.




Our Conference Rooms

The HCSB Public Library has two meeting rooms available for use by area organizations.  Both meeting rooms are located at the South Boston Public Library.




Find What You Need

A collection of online links to resources to aid in many different types of research projects.



Online Resources

Our library system offers a variety of helpful online sources to our patrons. Including learning a new language, online tutors, e-books and audio books.


Upcoming Events Class
6:00 PM - Monday, Sep 26th
Category:  Adults
Halifax Library
Itsy Bitsy PALS
12:30 PM - Tuesday, Sep 27th
Category:  Age 0-2
South Boston Library
2:30 PM - Tuesday, Sep 27th
Category:  Age 3-6
South Boston Library
4:30 PM - Tuesday, Sep 27th
Category:  Age 7-12
South Boston Library
Itsy Bitsy PALS
12:30 PM - Wednesday, Sep 28th
Category:  Age 0-2
Halifax Library

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Online Services


Library Locations

Halifax Public Library

177 South Main Street
PO Box 1729
Halifax, VA 24558

PHONE: 434-476-3357
FAX: 434-476-3359

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South Boston Public Library

509 Broad Street
South Boston, VA 24592

PHONE: 434-575-4228
FAX: 434-575-4229

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