As your partners in education, we provide a variety of
classes and resources for you, your students, and their parents.
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Milk and Juice: A Recycling Romance
Any Sign of Life
Daughter of the Deep
Homework Help & Research Tools
Collections available for homework or reading skill development and maintenance. Download to your SMARTboard and share with the entire class.
See a complete list, including Encyclopedia Britannica and more, on our online resources overview page.
Talking Books, BARD, and Other Accessibility Resources
Book Group in a Bag
Multiple copies of the same title are available for an extended checkout period.
Classroom Carryout is our personalized classroom collection service. Complete the Classroom Carryout request form and CRRL researchers will gather curriculum support materials tailored to meet your students’ needs. Pick them up at your preferred branch for use in your classroom. You and your students can enjoy the materials for at least two weeks and, as long as no one else is waiting, renew them for longer!
Teacher Library Card
Education grows with the power of your library card! Ask about fine-free checkouts for both your professional and personal needs.
A free lesson plan.
Standards of Learning
The Virginia Department of Education provides the complete text of the Standards of Learning, as well as instruction, training, and assessment resources.
Class Resources for Every Student
The library provides a variety of classes and events to support your school's curriculum. Please complete the following form at least 3 weeks in advance to make a request.
Access includes books, eBooks, eAudios, eMagazines, and specialized research tools. Ask for applications, and we will mail library cards to your students’ homes. Children's and Teen materials are exempt from late fees.
Summer Reading Promotion
A lively auditorium-style class emphasizes that summer reading equals summer learning.
Please call your elementary or middle/high school liaison about making Curriculum Connections with your students.