Digital Library

Freading - a new look at library lending


An eBook service exclusive to libraries.


Audiobooks, music, ebooks, movies and more!


Overdrive e-books and e-audiobooks

RB Digital

E-books, e-audio and e-magazines, all in one place!

Early World of Learning

Stories, Songs, and more for our littlest readers!

Bedford County Yearbook Archive

A digitized collection of yearbooks – a work in progress. Books digitized by Library of Virginia.

Upcoming Events

Jun 20 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
This is the sixth session in our 12-month Money Smart financial literacy series at the Forest Library presented by Woodforest Bank*.  This month’s topic is called Keep It Safe.  By the end of this course, participants[...]
Jun 20 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Reading Takes You To Africa!  A Summer Reading Program Event   Musician Sean Gaskell will be visiting our libraries this summer performing traditional songs on the 21-stringed West African Kora.  The Kora is native to the[...]
Jun 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
A lapsit program for babies ages 21 months to 3 years old. Come join us for rhymes, music, movement, stories, free play, and parenting resources.
Jun 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Books 4 Fun is a preschool program for ages 3-6. Your child will enjoy music, rhymes, stories, crafts, and opportunities to engage in creative play.  The theme for this session is Reading Takes You Everywhere!
Jun 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
The Roanoke Children’s Theatre will be performing at all of our libraries again this summer as part of our annual Summer Reading Program.  This year’s play is Charlotte’s Web by Joseph Robinette; based on the classic[...]

Overdrive Apps


RB Digital Apps (combines Zinio and RB Digital)


Hoopla Apps