Take the library with you – download books, magazines and audiobooks to your device. Access research databases and thousands of training videos to help you achieve your academic, career and personal goals!
e-books, e-audio books
Note: Tumble Books was made available through a contract between the Library of Virginia and Tumble Books. That contract has expired and a contract with a different vendor of e-books for the young is being negotiated. When it is available, we will inform patrons. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Check out and download your favorite magazines to your tablet, smartphone or computer with RBdigital Magazines.
- Atomic Training
Extensive video tutorials covering PC basics, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite and more
Short (15 minutes or less) tutorials covering basic computer/technology skills
- GCF LearnFree.org
From the Goodwill Community Foundation, this site includes interactive lessons on technology/software (keyboarding, using a mouse, etc.) as well as reading, math and “everyday life” skills
Over 80 free courses, thousands of articles and videos on how to use technology, social media sites, and web services
- Testing and Education Reference Center
Test preparation for numerous exams for students and professionals
- Transparent Language Online
Interactive language lessons for 90+ languages, including ESL
We offer online resources for research and learning. You can access most of these resources at home with your library card. Many of these resources are made possible through the Library of Virginia, which offers the Find It VA app. This app not only connects to the library’s mobile catalog and our latest blog posts, but also a selection of full-text reference books and research tools and newspaper and magazine articles.