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Legal Resources Gale Legal Forms Gale LegalForms helps you to understand common legal procedures and documents that are specific to your state. With a large library of customizable forms, a dictionary of legal terms, and a place to ask questions and get answers, Gale LegalForms is an effective way to get essential legal services that would otherwise cost hundreds or...

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Niche Academy

Niche Academy is a database full of tutorials and webinars that go over how to use different types of technology. Some of these topics include how to use Overdrive, Hoopla, Ancestry, Computer Basics, Microsoft Office suit (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) basics and more. This resource is available from home or in the library.  

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Resources for Kids

Resources for Kids Day by Day A family activity calendar with suggestions every day for stories, songs, activities, and games.  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...

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Local History and Genealogy

The Ann K. and Preston H. Leake Local History and Genealogy Collection The Local History and Genealogy Collection (LHGC) of the Appomattox Regional Library System (ARLS) in cooperation with local historical societies acquire, organize, preserve, and provides access and guidance to materials that document the social, cultural, political, and economic heritage of Hopewell, Prince George County, and Dinwiddie County. The...

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Preserving Your History

In December of 2019, a large number of similar illnesses started popping up in Wuhan, China. This was identified as a new coronavirus and named COVID-19, an acronym that stands for coronavirus disease 2019. By February 2020 the U.S. was reporting cases. In March the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic, and multiple states started lockdowns, closing all non-essential...

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Job Seekers

JobNow Available Monday-Friday, 2 pm to 10 pm. Connect with a LIVE, certified career coach to help with résumé writing, interviews, applications, searches, and identify development needs.   Peterson’s Career Prep A full suite of tools in support of individuals seeking employment. Career Assessments: Personalized assessments focus on helping users explore and prioritize their interests, values, personality, and workplace preferences. VisualCV...

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Social Assistance

    Free or reduced-cost social assistance Emergency Services & Disaster Response Food Housing Baby Supplies, Clothing, and other Goods Transportation Health Care Services Financial Assistance Adoption/Foster Care, Daytime and Residential Care, Animal Welfare Education Help Finding Work Legal Aid Vet Now Available Monday-Friday, 2 pm to 10 pm. Connect with a LIVE military benefits navigator to help identify eligibility...

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Find It Virginia

Access free online resources: search for full-text articles, multimedia, news & more. FindItVA

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Universal Class

Are you ready to learn something new? Universal Class is an exciting and enriching new product from the library that gives you access to over 500 courses (including continuing education courses) at the library, or at home! Users are welcome to enroll in up to 5 courses at a time. You will have 6 months to finish each course. Each...

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Rocket Languages

Rocket Language Foreign Language courses provide lessons in speaking, writing, listening, reading, and culture – all in a new language! Other learning tools include technology, interactive tests, personalized word lists, flashcards, and motivational features.

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Find Your Next Book with Novelist

NoveList Plus is an online reader's resource that helps you uncover your next great read. NoveList Plus covers both fiction and nonfiction, for all ages. Simply type in the title of the last book you really enjoyed. NoveList will provide information on similar books and authors. NoveList Features Read-alike recommendations: Recommendations crafted by experts, with explanations of who wrote a...

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