The Library of Virginia has recently updated the e-Resources they provide. Consequently we have quite a few new products for your reference needs. Check out the list below:
Full Text Library Journals:
The e-Resources below are still available.
ABCmouse.com offers the most comprehensive online curriculum for children ages 2 – 8+, including reading and language arts, math, beginning science, social studies, art and music. We stimulate a child’s enthusiasm for learning through over 5,000 interactive learning activities–including books, educational games, puzzles, art activities, songs, music videos, and more.
Works from inside the library only.
If you are new to computers, haven’t used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher, the tools are available to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed. Click here to access this website.
Freading has 30,000+ eBooks all available at all times with no waiting. Freading has an especially strong collection of non-fiction titles. You will need to set up an account to use it.
This is a resource for your medical questions. Click here to access this website.
RBdigital is a free software for patrons to download e-audiobooks and ebooks directly to their iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, or Color Nook devices.
Search in your device’s app store and download the free RBdigital app.
Resources can also be downloaded onto a patron’s computer in order to transfer them to mobile devices. Patrons must create an account using their own library card from a subscribed library before downloading. Call Customer support at 1-877-772-8346 or email email@example.com with questions.
RBdigital is a free software for patrons to download popular magazines directly to their iOS, Android, Kindle Fire, or Nook devices. Patrons must create an account using their own library card from a subscribed library before downloading. Call Customer support at 1-877-772-8346 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.
The Richmond Times Dispatch is available to Virginians through the Library of Virginia. Citizens may use their DMV issued id number to get an Library of Virginia card, and thus, access to the paper.
Visit StoryJumper for online reading fun.
Early World of Learning, World Book Online’s early childhood digital resource, is a child’s first encyclopedia, eBook, and introduction to core early concepts. With read-aloud across all functions, the 60 stories in “World of Reading” and “Trek’s Travels” tie learning together through videos, games, and printable activities. Twelve stories are available in both Spanish and English, and the worksheets also offer written instructions in Spanish. Classic songs, nursery rhymes, and fairy tales complete the program, and are often included in the lesson plan for each story.
Residents of Virginia have access to a variety of digital resources through their local public library. This is made possible with Library Service and Technology funding granted by the Institute of Museum and Library Services administered by the Library of Virginia.