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Robinson Library - Virtual Resources: Public Library: Access for ALL!

Borrow Books from the Public Library

Reading: Fairfax County Public Library

Borrow books at your local branch of the library! All you need is a FCPS student ID, and you can checkout books this year from Fairfax County Public Libraries. Read below for details!


Questions? Please feel free to contact your Robinson Librarians!

LEAP Details

Public Library Catalog 

Click the link below to search the public library catalog: 

Books from Fairfax County Public Libraries

On October 1, 2020 the LEAP program will go division-wide, providing FCPS PreK-12 students with public library checkout privileges for books automatically, without the need to register for a physical library card.  Student names and ID numbers will be provided to FCPL through an automated data download.  

Participating in the LEAP program provides: 

  • The ability to checkout up to three public library books at a time.  At any FCPL library branch, students or parents simply share their name and indicated they are an FCPS student.  A virtual account exists and identification is not required. 
  • Lost or overdue books will not be charged a fine or replacement fee.  However, only three books can be on a virtual account at a time.
  • Checkouts are limited to physical books.  eBooks and public library digital resources cannot be accessed through this account.  Students are welcome to establish a standard public library card for full access.
  • The Fairfax County Public Library is open for Express services and offers curbside checkout.  


Public Library - Curbside Pick-up Information

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Library Card for Digital Checkouts

You can use the number on your FCPL library card to log in and choose eBooks or Audiobooks. If you do not have one, please click the image below to learn how to request one. You will need to download the OVERDRIVE app on the device you would like to use.