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Welcome to the Sargeant Memorial Collection!

Norfolk's Local History and Genealogy Collection is part of the Slover Library
situated in the heart of Downtown Norfolk.

Our collection contains materials about Virginia, North Carolina, West Virginia, Washington DC, and Maryland.

We have a wealth of resources about the Greater Hampton Roads Region including
yearbooks, directories, newspapers, maps, and photographs.

We reside on the 2nd Floor at Slover Library!

Our Physical Address:  235 East Plume Street | Norfolk, VA 23510

Hours:  Mon-Thur 9-8pm | Fri 9-5pm | Sat 10-5pm | Sun 12-5 PM


Contact us at: (757) 431-7429 or


Parking: South Garage at MacArthur Center (closest to Dillard's)

Light Rail:  MacArthur Square Stop (The Tide

All NPL locations CLOSED for Washington’s Birthday

  • Date: 02/19/2018 (all day)

The Norfolk Public Library is closed in observation of Washington’s Birthday.

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