WASHOE COUNTY IS RESPONDING TO COVID-19
Book drops will be unavailable at the Downtown Reno, Sierra View, Spanish Springs, and Incline Village Libraries March 1-5 for automated book drop installation. Additional hours begin the week of March 1 at several locations. Hold pickup resumes at the North Valleys Library on March 3.

 

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Virtual Galleries

Welcome to our virtual art gallery. Washoe County Library System is working to expand our online arts, cultural and educational events. New exhibits are posted most months. Follow us on Facebook and sign up for our newsletters to stay up-to-date on our online exhibits. 

 

Nothing Had, Nothing Lost benjaminThumb.jpg

Woodcuts and lino prints by Nathaniel Benjamin. 

 

 

In the Midst of Wild Horses Horses

Photographer Molly LaCombe's images of wild horses. 

 

 

Seasons in the Sierra Chickadee

A collection of landscape photographs from Dotty Molt. 

 

 

Paintings by Emily Reid Bear in crown

Acrylic and oil paintings of animals by artist and educator, Emily Reid. 

 

 

Living Color River's Edge

Depicting nearby landscapes, these impressionistic oils by painter Jane Lufkin feature vibrant colors and expressive impasto brushstrokes. 

 

 

4th Street: A Legacy of Change Suffragists marching

A collection of images by photographers Scott Hinton, Sebastian Diaz, and Jeff John Sison, documenting three historic motor lodges shortly before they were demolished.

 

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Libby/OverDrive

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines

The New York Times

Complimentary digital access to The New York Times

Reading Challenges

Participate in all our reading challenges with the Beanstack app

TechBoomers

Learn popular technology, apps, and websites with a senior focus

Small Engine Repair Reference Center

Detailed, user-friendly repair guides for all manner of small engines

NoveList Plus

Reading recommendations, series information, and more tools for readers

Lynda.com

Creative, business, and technology courses for in-depth learning

Computer Skills Center

Video courses to learn popular software and computer basics

1,000 Miles Project

The first-hand account of a 1914 prospecting trip across Nevada provides an engaging way to study history

WorldBook Online

With activities and a suite of research tools, it's more than an encyclopedia

TumbleBook Library

A collection of talking, animated picture books and ebooks for kids

Virtual Story Time

Washoe County Library story times, right in your home, every day

Libby/OverDrive

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines

Teaching at Home

Help your child's education continue even when the schools are closed

1,000 Miles Project

The first-hand account of a 1914 prospecting trip across Nevada provides an engaging way to study history

WorldBook Online

With activities and a suite of research tools, it's more than an encyclopedia

Teaching at Home

Help your child's education continue even when the schools are closed

Brainfuse HelpNow

Live homework help, writing lab, test prep, and other student resources

Explora

Research resources and tools for students and teachers

Virtual Story Time

Washoe County Library story times, right in your home, every day

STEAM

Science, technology, engineering, and art resources

Reopening Plan

See our plan for a safe, responsible reopening of our physical locations

Language Learning

Learn a new language with these resources provided by the library or available free-of-charge on the internet

Teaching at Home

Help your child's education continue even when the schools are closed

Family Engagement and Literacy

Cultural and educational resources for kids of all ages

Get a Card

Sign up for an instant digital card to get access to all our online resources.

Community Resources

Resources and support during the coronavirus outbreak

Back to Work Nevada

Links to resume help, unemployment insurance, and business loan providers

Apps and Tools

Many of our most popular resources have apps for easy use on mobile devices.

TumbleBiblioteca

Disfrute de más de 50 libros, libros de dibujos, y libros con audio para niños de todas las edades.

Referencia Latina

Texto completo cubre una amplia gama de temas dentro y fuera de la academia.

OverDrive

Colección de libros electrónicos y audiolibros descargables en inglés o español y revistas.

The New York Times

Acceso gratuito en línea al New York Times, tanto de forma remota como en la biblioteca.

HelpNow

Tutoría en vivo en español o inglés está disponible con Brainfuse HelpNow