Research Resources

Ancestry Library Edition

Available for use in library only.


Research, online ebooks, and homework help for grades k-12.

Digital Public Library of America

Millions of digital records from libraries across the country. Great 1st person resources for research.


Foreign language learning and practice for everyone!


Research text, video, and audio sources.

Logo Encyclopedia Virginia

Encyclopedia Virginia

A resource on the history and culture of Virginia.


Research sources from Library of VA

Computer Tutorials

Access to online tutorials for beginning computer users.

Khan Academy

For everyone.
You can learn ANYTHING!

Kids Infobits

Reference materials for elementary grades.


Pictures, videos, books by National Geographic for kids.

Virginia Code

Searchable legal code of Commonwealth of Virginia.

Upcoming Events

Nov 24 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
May 30, 1956. Chicago.  On a quiet street corner in a working-class neighborhood of Holocaust survivors and refugees, the body of a little schoolboy is found in a suitcase.  He’s naked and chopped up into[...]
Nov 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Join us at the Montvale Library this morning as we welcome a very special visitor all the way from the North Pole to our Snacks with Santa program!  Kids will have a chance to meet[...]
Nov 25 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Calling all creative writers to the Big Island Library for critiques, workshops, discussions and sharing. Bring something you’re working on and get help from other writers in the area. We meet every 4th Saturday from[...]
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