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E-MAIL:  library@salemva.gov|LOCATION:  28 East Main Street, Salem, VA 24153
PHONE:  (540) 375-3089|FAX:  (540) 389-7054|HOURS:  Mon-Thur 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm

Adult Resources

E-MAIL:  library@salemva.gov|LOCATION:  28 East Main Street, Salem, VA 24153
PHONE:  (540) 375-3089|FAX:  (540) 389-7054|HOURS:  Mon-Thur 10am-8pm, Fri-Sat 10am-5pm

The Salem Public Library provides access to a variety of online and print resources for those seeking educational advancement.

Click on the link to our library catalog  for books, DVDs, audiobooks, Playaways (mp3 audiobook devices), and digital resources .

The links listed below offer access to community information designed to assist adults in finding resources that will enrich their quality of life in the Salem area. Please click on a category below for access to  information based on your interest.

The Resilient Library

The Resilient Library Newsletter is your one-stop shop for healthy aging and adult caregiving resources.  Our semimonthly newsletter is filled with useful information to help you through these challenging times:

Vol 1, Iss 1 (Oct 18, 2020)       Vol 1, Iss 2 (Oct 25, 2020)        Vol 2, Iss 1 (Nov 1, 2020)

Vol 2, Iss 2 (Nov 8, 2020)        Vol 2, Iss 3 (Nov 15, 2020)        Vol 2, Iss 4 (Nov 22, 2020)

Vol 2, Iss 5 (Nov 29, 2020)      Vol 3, Iss 1 (Dec 6, 2020)          Vol 3, Iss 2 (Dec 13, 2020)

Vol 3, Iss 4 (Dec 27, 2020)      Vol 4, Iss 1 (Jan 3, 2021)           Vol 4, Iss 2 (Jan 10, 2021)

Vol 4, Iss 3 (Jan 17, 2021)       Vol 4, Iss 4 (Jan 24, 2021)         Vol 4, Iss 5 (Jan 31, 2021)

Vol 5, Iss 1 (Feb 7, 2021)        Vol 5, Iss 2 (Feb 14, 2021)         Vol 5, Iss 3 (Feb 21, 2021)

Vol 5, Iss 4 (Feb 28, 2021)      Vol 6, Iss 1 (Mar 7, 2021)           Vol 6, Iss 2 (Mar 14, 2021)

    Vol 6, Iss 3 (Mar 21, 2021)      Vol 6, Iss 4 (Mar 28, 2021)         Vol 7, Iss 1 (Apr 4, 2021)

    Vol 7, Iss 2 (Apr 18, 2021)       Vol 8, Iss 1 (May 2, 2021)          Vol 8, Iss 2 (May 16, 2021)

    Vol 9, Iss 1 (Jun 1, 2021)         Vol 9 Iss 2 (Jun 13, 2021)          Vol 10 Iss 1 (Jul 1, 2021)

    Vol 10, Iss 2 (Jul 16, 2021)      Vol 11, Iss 1 (Aug 1, 2021)         Vol 11, Iss 2 (Aug 16, 2021)

    Vol 12, Iss 1 (Sep 1, 2021)       Vol 12, Iss 2 (Sep 16, 2021)        Vol 13, Iss 1 (Oct 1, 2021)