WASHOE COUNTY IS RESPONDING TO COVID-19
All Washoe County Libraries are closed to help reduce the spread of COVID-19. Limited hold pickup service is available.

 

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Library Services

3d printer 3D Printing

Eight Washoe County Libraries offer free 3D printing. Library cardholders can submit a file online and then pick up the project once it is completed.

 

 

3d printer Apps & Digital Tools

Find apps and tools to improve your digital library experience, at home and on your mobile device.

 

 

3d printer Community Collaborations

We support our community in many ways, including collaborative programming, school and event visits, and information sharing.

 

 

3d printer Computers & Technology

In addition to computers and Wi-Fi for public use, the library offers basic computer skills classes and drop-in help with mobile devices.

 

 

3d printer For Makers

Most Washoe County Library locations provide weekly and monthly maker and STEAM activities. You will find Idea Boxes, coding classes, STEAM spaces, Tech Cafés, DIY Repair Clinics, and a variety of hands-on activities.

 

 

3d printer Get a Library Card

Check out books, movies, music, and magazines. Take your card online for Lynda.com, downloads, research, language learning, and more.

 

 

3d printer Lifescapes

Lifescapes is a reading and writing program for senior citizens that has been conducted since 2000 by Washoe County Library System and the English Department of the University of Nevada, with partial funding from Nevada Humanities.

 

 

3d printer Meeting Rooms

Meeting rooms are available at most branches, with a variety of amenities to meet your needs, including after-hours access at some locations.

 

 

3d printer Museum Passes

Explore cultural attractions in Northern Nevada and California with Discover & Go and your Washoe County Library card.

 

 

3d printer Request an Item

We can most likely lend you the books you need, even if we don't own them.

 

 

 

Kids with Oculus Go Virtual Reality

The Washoe County Library System has dozens of virtual reality headsets, and several libraries offer weekly VR programs.

 

 

 

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RomanceBookCloud

Always-available ebooks in all romance genres

Digital Magazines

Instant access to your favorite magazines, now with thousands of new titles

OverDrive Ebooks and Audiobooks

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks and audiobooks

The New York Times

Complimentary digital access to The New York Times

AudioBookCloud

A collection of always-available audiobooks for all ages

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

Mango

Learn one of 70 languages, including Spanish, Mandarin, and even Pirate

Lynda.com

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

Computer Skills Center

Video courses to learn popular software and computer basics

WorldBook Online

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

TumbleMath K-6

Animated, narrated math stories and other elementary school math resources

TumbleBook Library

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

TeenBookCloud

Ebooks, graphic novels, and more for teens and tweens

Virtual Story Time

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

OverDrive Ebooks and Audiobooks

Our main digital collection, with thousands of ebooks and audiobooks

Teaching at Home

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

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.

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.

RBdigital

Más de 200 revistas que puede leer, y hasta descargar, en su computadora, teléfono o tableta.

OverDrive

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

The New York Times

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

Mango

Aprenda inglés en línea con cursos completos y películas para ayudarle a aprender.

HelpNow

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