HelpNow: An all-in-one suite of tutoring services designed for students of any age, whether it’s tackling a tough homework problem, mastering a particular topic, or writing a paper. HelpNow services include expert academic tutoring and self-study tools to empower users to study at their own pace or collaborate with peers and teachers. A full-service test center offers practice tests for all levels in math, reading, and writing as well as college preparatory tests — including the SAT. Live tutoring is available seven days a week from 2 to 11 p.m.
Heritage Quest Online: Discover where your American past begins with this comprehensive collection of genealogical sources, including U.S. census records.
Historical Newspapers: The complete run of The Washington Post from 1851-2001.
hoopla: Download or stream eBooks, comics, music and movies straight to your tablet or smartphone. Enjoy them as often as you like during the borrowing periods.
Download app: Google Play | iTunes App Store | Amazon. Also on Chromecast, Apple TV, Android TV, Fire TV and Roku.
Infotrac Religion and Philosophy: Articles on religion and the related areas of philosophy, archaeology, and anthropology.
JLG Digital: The Junior Library Guild collection features eBooks for preK-12 students with a focus on non-fiction content, which can be filtered by grade, language (English or Spanish) or product type. Apps for Apple and Android are available. (Service ending Sept. 30)
JobNow: An all-in-one suite of services is designed for a wide range of career needs: whether it’s tackling a resume, writing a cover letter, developing additional skills, or adjusting to a new career. Users may access live, on-demand assistance from expert Job Coaches for assistance with interview preparation, resume creation, or job searching. A full-service test center offers practice tests for all levels in math, reading, and writing as well as college preparatory tests — including the SAT. Live assistance is available seven days a week, 2 to 11 p.m.
Just for Kids Streaming Video Collection: This collection from Infobase includes clips from thousands of fun and informative video and audio titles on topics including music and arts, animals, sports and hobbies, math and science, history, reading, plus hundreds of educational interactives—kid-safe, ad-free, and perfect for children's programs.
Kanopy: This streaming movie service offers over 30,000 independent films, documentaries and classics on demand. In addition, there's an entire site just for kids, plus over 5,000 Great Courses.
Legal Forms: Legal, business and personal forms, including many specific to Virginia residents.
Libby / OverDrive: Our most popular way to download eBooks and eAudiobooks. Pick from thousands of bestsellers and new releases for adults, teens and kids. Plus, foreign language collections: Spanish | Hindi | Chinese
Download app: Google Play | iTunes App Store | Amazon Kindle
LinkedIn Learning: Over 16,000 online classes to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. Watch a tutorial.
Download app: Google Play; iTunes App Store (Library ID: loudounlibrary)
Mango Languages: Basic or complete online instruction in dozens of languages, including English for speakers of other languages.
Morningstar Online: Comprehensive reports on stocks and mutual funds and exclusive ratings to help guide investors.
Newspapers (Daily): Includes articles from Chicago Tribune (1985 – present), Los Angeles Times 1985 – present), New York Times (1980 – present), New York Times Book Review (1997 – present), New York Times Magazine (1997 – present), The Wall Street Journal (1984 – present), and the Washington Post (1987 – present).
Wall Street Journal: Complete access to all subscriber content. Click here to create your account, and you can start using wsj.com immediately. Your access will be available for the next 3 days. After 3 days, simply come back and login as an existing user with the same username and password you originally created.
Newspapers (Historical): Search the complete run of the Washington Post (1877-2002)
NoveList Plus: Reading recommendations in fiction and nonfiction for all ages, and a great source for author and series information.