It's All Write Short Story Contest
After Hours Teen Center
Over 4,000 magazines to choose from
Stream music on Freegal
Download and stream on Hoopla




Teen Upcoming Events

DIY Teens: Make & Take Zines
Gum Spring Library
DIY Teens: Mini Disco Ball
Brambleton Library
Teen Friday: Misheard Lyrics
Sterling Library
Jigsaw Puzzle Swap
Cascades Library
Live Music: JP Jones
Ashburn Library
Sterling Library

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The world’s largest online collection of family records and resources, with a learning center to help you get started and put your research together. Available only in branches. 

Get a fascinating glimpse of the Civil War era with the complete runs of eight regional newspapers covering 1840-1865.

Offers unlimited access to thousands of digital comics, graphic novels and manga.  Titles can be downloaded to multiple devices.

Practice driving tests and manuals for driver’s licenses, motorcycle licenses, and CDL licenses in Virginia, Maryland, West Virginia and Washington DC.

Topical and biographical entries about the history and culture of Virginia. Entries are accompanied by primary documents and media objects, including images, audio and visual clips, and virtual tours of historic sites. Provided by the Library of Virginia.

Accessible information on topics ranging from global warming to recycling to alternate fuel sources and beyond.

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.

Discover where your American past begins with this comprehensive collection of genealogical sources, including U.S. census records.

Articles on religion and the related areas of philosophy, archaeology, and anthropology.

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.

Over 16,000 online classes to help you achieve your personal and professional goals. Watch a tutorial.

Download app: Google PlayiTunes App Store (Library ID: loudounlibrary) 

Designed specifically for public libraries, this database provides full-text magazines, reference books and primary source documents. It also includes an extensive image collection containing photos, maps and flags.

Daily articles from the 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) as well as the complete historical run of the Washington Post  from 1877-2002.

Reading recommendations in fiction and nonfiction for all ages, and a great source for author and series information.

Get essential technology eBooks and videos covering topics like certification, enterprise computing, Java, Linux/Unix, Web development, Windows, XML and more. This resource accommodates a limited number of simultaneous users. If you cannot access the database, please try again later.‚Äč

Over 2 million job and internship postings plus data on millions of U.S. companies and households for business and consumer research.

One search box opens up a world of information. Internal links help you follow research leads, while informative videos, text to speech, and reading level guides ensure that all students can find information suited to their needs.

For language learners looking to build their vocabulary and practice their listening, speaking, reading and writing skills. Courses and supplemental resources available in over 110 languages. This service be accessed on almost any device.

An online educational service providing a diverse offering of intellectually stimulating courses for people interested in the lifelong pursuit of knowledge for either personal or professional reasons.

Digital access to the The Federal Depository Library's Basic Collection of core U.S. Government Resources.