Request your home test by contacting us in the following ways:

Contactless through our curbside model:

Call us at 757-741-3300, option 1
Text us at 757.505.7478 or 757.505.7898

(Curbside service is provided via cart pickup. Carside service is not available. In some cases, packaging Covid tests for curbside service may take up to an hour.)

In-person if you are not experiencing symptoms: Come into the Circulation desk to pick up a home test if you are not experiencing symptoms.

Currently, we are only handing out two tests per person.

covid test kit

Virginia Dept of Health program for free test kits

U.S. free COVID kits by mail

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 8 free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. Tests can be ordered anytime so you have them when you need them.


Please do not come into the library to pick up a home test if you are experiencing symptoms.