1550 Volunteer Parkway
Bristol, TN 37620
276-645-8795 (fax)

Monday – Thursday 9 am – 7 pm
Friday 9 am – 5 pm
Saturday 9 am – 12 pm 
Sunday Closed




Materials & Services

  • Books (E-Books & Audio Books)
  • Music CDs & DVD’s
  • Interlibrary Loan
  • Magazines & Newspapers
  • Leapfrog Kits
  • Internet Access & Free WiFi
  • Black & White (20 cents/pg) and Color (50 cents/pg) Printing and Copying
  • Reference Services
  • Free Resume Help
  • Fax – $1 per page to receive a fax, $1.25 per page to send a fax.

Online Services

  • Tennessee Electronic Library
  • Find It Virginia
  • R.E.A.D.S. eBooks & eAudiobooks
  • RB Digital
  • Transparent Languages
  • Ancestry Library Edition
  • Heritage Quest
  • Testing & Education Reference Center
  • Career Transitions
  • College Planning Center
  • Universal Class
  • Bristol Herald Courier Online


Accessing Account
  1. At www.bristol-library.org, click on the “Catalog and Account” login button.
  2. Click on “My Account”
  3. Enter your barcode (library card number) without spaces in the first   box, then enter your password.
  4. When your account comes up, click on “Checkouts” to get a list. You can see checkouts, due dates, hold items, etc.
Renewals & Notices
  1. Sign into your account
  2. When your account comes up, click on “Checkouts” to get a list.
  3. Click on the box beside each to renew.

If you are signed up for text or email notifications, you will receive a courtesy reminder 3 days before items are due.

Loan Periods
  • Adult, Juvenile, YA cards may check out up to 20 items.
  • Four DVDs per card.
  • Books, CDs, & Audio Books check out for 2 weeks. DVDs are 1 week.
  • All items are automatically renewed twice (except Kits) unless the item is on reserve for someone else. You can also manually renew items over the phone, via  computer, or in person.
  • You will be contacted by phone, email, or text when available.
  • You can place a hold in person, over the phone, or from your own device.
  • Failure to pick up holds will result in a fee of $1. 
Lost Materials
  • Charges for lost materials will be replacement costs plus fines and fees.
Children's Programming
  • Check out the latest library calendar HERE to see the latest dates for Children’s story times and events.
  • Questions? Email mpage@bristol-library.org