Free courses & test prep

Rocket Languages - Interactive lessons for 15 different languages

GED Virginia - Classes and study aids for the updated GED

Universal Class - 500+ online courses that include CEU Certificates

General Research

Find It VA - Research and learning resources from the Library of Virginia (Gale Search Engine)

Explore Danville history through local news, events and people. Search current and archived issues with full-color newspaper pages, full-text articles and content only published online. Available remotely 24/7 on any device. B/W microfilm available at Ruby B. Archie Library

GoDanRiver - Danville Register & Bee newspaper

Jobs & Careers

City of Danville Employment - Job opportunities with the City of Danville

Virginia Employment Commission - Local job listings, unemployment benefits, and information about job search assistance from the Danville Workforce Center


Early Learning by World Book - Videos, games, stories, and activities for preschool and early elementary-age learners

ABCmouse (In Library only) Age of Learning’s award-winning online curriculum for young learners (ages 2-8+), with 9,000+ interactive books, educational games, puzzles, and other learning activities

Kids Infobits - Kid-oriented encyclopedia, magazine, and newspaper articles

National Geographic Kids - Videos and articles about science, people, and the environment

Law & Government

Code of Virginia - Virginia's legislative information system

Danville Code of Ordinances - Complete recodification of the ordinances of the City of Danville of a general and permanent nature

Gale Legal Forms - Search for and complete VA legal forms

Law Library - Located on first floor of the Ruby B. Archie location, use a public computer to search an online database. Staff can't give legal advice or interpretations.

Literature & Reading

Find It Virginia - Carefully curated selection of legal and authoritative databases, online learning products, and digital reading content (both text and audio) for Virginians of all ages.

Fantastic Fiction Online - Find everything an author has published, including soon to be released titles

Goodreads - Create your own virtual bookshelf of books you've read and see what others are reading