Digital Library – Adults
Don’t spend time Googling when you can directly link to the information you need. We’ve got government links, legal information, job search and training, health information, adult education, geneaology and general research. Plus we’ve got foreign languages, and downloadable books, movies, TV shows, and magazines!
Funding for Find It Virginia
Items with * are provided through Find It Virginia. Find it Virginia is provided by federal funds from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, and ensures that all residents of the Commonwealth have equal access to essential resources for lifelong learning.
Downloadable Ebooks and Audiobooks
Make sure to add both the Virginia Piedmont Library and Library of Virginia to your Libby or Overdrive apps to see everything we offer. Open Libby->tap the Libby icon-> tap “add library”->search for Virginia Piedmont and enter your BPLS card number to add us->repeat to search for Library of Virginia and enter your BPLS card number there also. In Overdrive: tap the three line menu->tap Add a Library->search for Virginia Piedmont and add your card number->repeat to search for and add Library of Virginia.
Now you can switch between those cards when you’re searching for items – we may own it in one library but not the other, so check both!
Find It Virginia Overdrive*
Virginia Piedmont Overdrive
Virginia Piedmont Libby
Find It Virginia Libby*
Downloadable Movies and TV Shows
Click on the tutorial buttons to learn how to use these apps!
Magazines are provided through the Library of Virginia. Magazine content is the same through Overdrive or Libby, it’s just a matter of which platform you prefer.
Magazines on Overdrive*
Magazines on Libby*
Adult and Career Education
Click on the tutorial to learn how to use Rocket Languages to start learning one of 14 different languages, including American Sign Language!