To search for items at the Richmond Free Library, visit You do not need to log in to search, but if you want to place a hold on an item you must be logged in; see below for how to log in to your account. The catalog contains Overdrive/Libby holdings, as well, and you can borrow directly through the catalog. Or take a look at the titles discussed in previous Discover Between The Covers book chats.

To renew or review your checked out items, or to place holds for items at Richmond Free Library, go to Your username is the barcode on your library card, and your password is your last name. If you have changed your password and don’t remember it, please call or email the library. 

Or submit this request form.

GMLC OverDrive (Audio & eBooks)
Audiobooks and eBooks are available for patrons to download at GMLC OverDrive. Simply click on the “sign in” link at the top right on their homepage, select “Richmond Free Library” from the menu that appears, and enter your library card barcode in the user field and your last name as the password.

If you need instructions or help on how to borrow, listen or return audiobooks, click here. For instructions or help with ebooks, click here. At the bottom of the GMLC OverDrive homepage, there are links to help and applications required to download to your device. We recommend downloading the Libby app. If you need additional help in navigating, this brochure may help: Libby booklet

Vermont Online Library (Reference)
The Vermont Online Library offers a wide range electronic information databases on a variety of topics for all age levels, for generalists as well as specialists. It also includes many full-text reference titles.

Can’t Decide What to Read (or Listen to) Next – Try some of the sites below:


Bookseer: Just finished a book you loved and you’re not sure what to read next? Put in the book you just finished and it will give suggestions on what to read next.

WhatShouldIReadNext: Enter a book or author you like and this website will search its database for other possible favorites!

Whichbook: A completely new way of choosing what to read. Not genre based, give it a try.

Reading the Past: Previews of upcoming Historical Fiction and reviews.

The Gumshoe Site: Covering Mystery Fiction and the authors who write it.

All About Romance: Online since October of 1996 this resource is an excellence source of information on new and old in Romance Fiction.

SFBook: Science Fiction book resource for news and reviews.

EarlyWord: Used by librarians to see what’s coming next. Contains some bestseller lists.