- By Amber McClure
- Posted Thursday, April 16, 2020
Our Virtual Library is Always Open
You can still have the same amazing services from your library in the comfort of your home. Not only can you check out ebooks, eaudiobooks and emagazines, but you can also get free access to tools that will help you learn a new language, polish your resume, get help with homework and more. You can find it all in our virtual library. Here are just a few examples of the services you can access from home by using our website.
Libby by Overdrive and the North Carolina Digital Library
Using the North Carolina Digital Library and Libby by Overdrive, you can find and check out ebooks, eaudiobooks, emagazines and videos using your library card from any device.
You can also access ematerials just for kids by using the NC Kids Digital Library.
The TumbleBook Library has the best collection of books, games and puzzles for kids and teens. You can view storybooks, read-alongs, ebooks, graphic novels, videos, languages learning videos, playlists, puzzles, and games.
All library card holders can download five songs per week for free.
RBdigital has a vast collection of ebooks, eaudiobooks and emagazines.
Start strong with your genealogical research using Heritage Quest, a treasury of unique primary sources, local and family histories, and finding aids. Includes historical census, PERSI, Revolutionary War records, and more.
Learn one of over 70 foreign languages at your own pace on any device with Mango Languages. Lessons also include interesting cultural notes about the countries that speak the language you are learning.
If you need homework help, practice lessons or assistance from a tutor, Tutor.com can help. Access different practice lessons, tests, and live homework help on various subjects for all grade levels.
Whether you are studying for school, college or a new career, you can use our various Learning Express courses to practice different skills and prepare for tests. You can even study and practice for your GED using the High School Equivalency Center of Learning Express.
Cypress Resume is an easy-to-use tool to help you write a great resume. When finished, Cypress automatically formats the resume for you.
Access Videos on Demand
With Films on Demand, you can watch full versions of popular and prize-winning documentaries on various subjects. You have free access to productions from Ken Burns, PBS, National Geographic and many more.
Use ProQuest to research peer-reviewed articles and ebooks on various subjects.
Computer Training Bridge
The Computer Training Bridge and GCFLearnFree.org offers free online lessons and classes to keep your computer skills sharp. You can access those classes here.
Don't see what you're looking for? Call your local library with questions about these and other resources.