Digital Library

In order to access our digital library, you will need a library card. Register for a temporary card online, and use the Contact Us form if you have any questions.

Dial-a-Story

Dial 833-690-0646 to hear a story read in both English and Spanish.  Each Wednesday, a new story will be available to listeners around the state.  The stories will be a rotation of recent picture books, fairy tales and folk tales, books highlighting equity, diversity and inclusion, and classic picture books.

Hoopla

Choose from over ​​​​12,000 audiobooks, videos and music (including​ the Hunger Games audiobooks, ​​the Starz Movie Catalog and brand ​new music releases)​ to watch or listen to on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Many titles available for instant streaming or temporary download, and are automatically returned.

Set-up Guide (IOS, Android, KindleFire)

Hoopla

Junior Library Guild, Digital (JLGDigital)

Junior Library Guild, Digital is an online collection of eBook/eAudiobooks that can be read in a browser or on any device in English or Spanish. Use the filter symbol to search by grade level. New books are added every month.

Libby (formerly Overdrive)

Libby offers thousands of popular e-books and e-audiobooks to read on any type of device.

Looking for magazines or can’t find what you’re looking for? You have access to even more with Find It Virginia Libby! Add the library directly in your Libby App or via the web and sign in with your MPCL library card!

MasterFile Complete

MasterFILE Complete

MasterFILE Complete offers the largest collection of popular full-text magazines, reference books and other highly-regarded sources from the world’s leading publishers. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, it also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags. This authoritative general information database is the best place to start your research project.

NoveList Plus

Online tool to help readers of all ages find new books to read based on books they’ve already read or topics in which they are interested.

TIPS  •  TUTORIALS

Novelist Plus
NoveList K-8 Plus

Novelist K-8 Plus

A readers’ advisory resource for fiction, non-fiction, and audiobooks, aimed at Grade school and Middle school students.

TIPS  •  TUTORIALS

TumbleBook Library

TumbleBookLibrary Premium has over 1100 titles for grades K-6, and includes our unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French.

TumbleBook Library
TumbleMath

TumbleMath

TumbleMath is the most comprehensive collection of math picture books for grades K-6.

Accel5 Business Video Library

Ideal for busy professionals, Accel5 is a microlearning tool that helps employees develop soft skills such as communication, leadership, teamwork and innovation in just minutes and at their convenience. It includes:

  • Short videos on topics including:
    • business competencies
    • leadership and management
    • personal effectiveness
  • Summaries for business and leadership books
  • Articles by industry leaders on current working world issues.

To access with your own account

To access without your own account *will not track progress*

Username: [email protected]
Password: V1rgin1a (note the numeral 1 in place of the letter i for the first and last instance of i)

Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI)

The Entrepreneurial Learning Initiative (ELI) is a global thought leader dedicated to expanding human potential through entrepreneurial mindset education. ELI serves academic institutions, government agencies, for-profit and nonprofit organizations worldwide to empower their constituents with an entrepreneurial mindset through professional development, certification training, and courseware.

ELI hosts this self-paced, modular curriculum for entrepreneurs based on The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program (Original Edition) is designed for a broad audience cultivating entrepreneurial thought and process.

Hoopla

Choose from over ​​​​12,000 audiobooks, videos and music (including​ the Hunger Games audiobooks, ​​the Starz Movie Catalog and brand ​new music releases)​ to watch or listen to on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Many titles available for instant streaming or temporary download, and are automatically returned.

Set-up Guide (IOS, Android, KindleFire)

Hoopla

Just For Kids

The Just for Kids includes clips from thousands of fun and informative video and audio titles on topics including music and arts, animals, sports and hobbies, math and science, history, reading, and much more, plus hundreds of educational interactives—kid-safe, ad-free, and perfect for children’s programs.

Accel5 Business Video Library

Ideal for busy professionals, Accel5 is a microlearning tool that helps employees develop soft skills such as communication, leadership, teamwork and innovation in just minutes and at their convenience. It includes:

  • Short videos on topics including:
    • business competencies
    • leadership and management
    • personal effectiveness
  • Summaries for business and leadership books
  • Articles by industry leaders on current working world issues.

To access with your own account

To access without your own account *will not track progress*

Username: [email protected]
Password: V1rgin1a (note the numeral 1 in place of the letter i for the first and last instance of i)

Brainfuse Help Now

Brainfuse HelpNow

Free Online Tutoring!
On demand, anytime, anywhere eLearning. View how easy, intuitive and engaging Brainfuse HelpNow eLearning is for all ages and levels. Tools include: Homework Help, Skills-Building, Personalized eLearning tools, 24-Hour Writing Lab, Homework Send Question, Adult Learning Center, and a Foreign Language Lab/Spanish-Speaking Support

Brainfuse JobNow

Get free online career prep, resume help, interview prep, and much more with your library card!

Brainfuse VetNow

Get free online job and academic assistance for Veterans, and much more with your library card!

Entrepreneurial Mindset Training Course

The Entrepreneurial Mindset Training Course (EMTS) is a global thought leader dedicated to expanding human potential through entrepreneurial mindset education. EMTS serves academic institutions, government agencies, for-profit and nonprofit organizations worldwide to empower their constituents with an entrepreneurial mindset through professional development, certification training, and courseware.

EMTS hosts this self-paced, modular curriculum for entrepreneurs based on The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program (Original Edition) is designed for a broad audience cultivating entrepreneurial thought and process.

Gale Elementary

Gale in Context: Elementary (Kids Infobits)

This database is for students in kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate graphic interface with easy to use subject access to topics like sports, people, arts, science and more.

Just For Kids

The Just for Kids includes clips from thousands of fun and informative video and audio titles on topics including music and arts, animals, sports and hobbies, math and science, history, reading, and much more, plus hundreds of educational interactives—kid-safe, ad-free, and perfect for children’s programs.

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online learning portal that provides hundreds of videos for personal and professional development. While using the app, you may be asked for the Library ID, please enter: ‘mpcl’.

Formerly Lynda.com

ProCitizen en Español

¿Está usted o alguien que conoce preparándose para convertirse en ciudadano de los Estados Unidos? Si es así, ProCitizen tiene la ayuda que necesita. Aprenda todo sobre la democracia, cómo funciona el gobierno de los EE. UU., La historia y la geografía de EE. UU., Y mejore sus habilidades de lectura y escritura en inglés al mismo tiempo. Aprenda viendo videos, practique con simulacros y responda cuestionarios que lo ayudarán a saber cuándo está listo para realizar el examen.

ProCitizen in English

Are you or someone you know preparing to become a United States citizen?  If so, ProCitizen has the help you need.  Learn all about democracy, how the U.S. government works, American history and geography, and brush up your English reading and writing skills at the same time.  Learn by watching videos, practice with drills and take quizzes to help you know when you are ready to take the exam.

Pronunciator

Pronunciator is the world’s largest language instruction resource, providing personalized language learning for 163 languages. Pronunciator includes lessons on American Sign Language and English as a Second Language. The content is appropriate for all ages and skill levels and includes learning guides, personalized courses and daily lessons.

Pronunciator en español

Pronunciator
ReadIt!

ReadIT!

A database of articles targeted for those who are learning to read or are new to English.

Rocket Languages

Learn a new language at your own pace! Includes downloadable lessons, games, and much more. Languages include: American Sign Language, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, Hindi, German, Arabic, English as a Second Language and more.

Rocket Languages
Universal Class

Universal Class

A lifelong learning site with instructional videos facilitated by instructors on different vocational, career, personal finance, and self-improvement topics.

World Book

Looking for information for a project? Curious about a topic? Want to explore history? Find it all right here with information geared towards your age group! Pick between Kids, Student, Advanced, and Timeline to get started.

Explora: Public Libraries

A database of basic research and current events articles for general readers and students.

Explora Public Libraries
Legal Forms

Gale: Legal Forms

Includes official legal forms enabling users to create their own legal documents.

MasterFILE Complete

MasterFILE Complete offers the largest collection of popular full-text magazines, reference books and other highly-regarded sources from the world’s leading publishers. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, it also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags. This authoritative general information database is the best place to start your research project.

MasterFile Complete
Peterson's Career Prep

Peterson’s Career Prep

Provides guidance and essential activities for job-seekers and those exploring career options.

*you will be directed to a Find It Virginia page. Click the green “Access Now” then enter your MPCL Library Card number to access.

Scholastic Go!

Several different Scholastic online resource into one cross-referenced site. Encyclopedia articles, educational videos, science fair projects, and more.

Scholastic Go!

World Book

Looking for information for a project? Curious about a topic? Want to explore history? Find it all right here with information geared towards your age group! Pick between Kids, Student, Advanced, and Timeline to get started.

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Accel5 Business Video Library

Ideal for busy professionals, Accel5 is a microlearning tool that helps employees develop soft skills such as communication, leadership, teamwork and innovation in just minutes and at their convenience. It includes:

  • Short videos on topics including:
    • business competencies
    • leadership and management
    • personal effectiveness
  • Summaries for business and leadership books
  • Articles by industry leaders on current working world issues.

To access with your own account

To access without your own account *will not track progress*

Username: [email protected]
Password: V1rgin1a (note the numeral 1 in place of the letter i for the first and last instance of i)

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Brainfuse Help Now

Brainfuse HelpNow

Free Online Tutoring!
On demand, anytime, anywhere eLearning. View how easy, intuitive and engaging Brainfuse HelpNow eLearning is for all ages and levels. Tools include: Homework Help, Skills-Building, Personalized eLearning tools, 24-Hour Writing Lab, Homework Send Question, Adult Learning Center, and a Foreign Language Lab/Spanish-Speaking Support

Brainfuse JobNow

Get free online career prep, resume help, interview prep, and much more with your library card!

Brainfuse VetNow

Get free online job and academic assistance for Veterans, and much more with your library card!

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Dial-a-Story

Dial 833-690-0646 to hear a story read in both English and Spanish.  Each Wednesday, a new story will be available to listeners around the state.  The stories will be a rotation of recent picture books, fairy tales and folk tales, books highlighting equity, diversity and inclusion, and classic picture books.

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Entrepreneurial Mindset Training Course

The Entrepreneurial Mindset Training Course (EMTS) is a global thought leader dedicated to expanding human potential through entrepreneurial mindset education. EMTS serves academic institutions, government agencies, for-profit and nonprofit organizations worldwide to empower their constituents with an entrepreneurial mindset through professional development, certification training, and courseware.

EMTS hosts this self-paced, modular curriculum for entrepreneurs based on The Ice House Entrepreneurship Program (Original Edition) is designed for a broad audience cultivating entrepreneurial thought and process.

Explora: Public Libraries

A database of basic research and current events articles for general readers and students.

Explora Public Libraries

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Gale Elementary

Gale in Context: Elementary (Kids Infobits)

This database is for students in kindergarten through Grade 5. It features a developmentally appropriate graphic interface with easy to use subject access to topics like sports, people, arts, science and more.

Gale: Legal Forms

Includes official legal forms enabling users to create their own legal documents.

Legal Forms

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Hoopla

Hoopla

Choose from over ​​​​12,000 audiobooks, videos and music (including​ the Hunger Games audiobooks, ​​the Starz Movie Catalog and brand ​new music releases)​ to watch or listen to on your smartphone, tablet, or computer. Many titles available for instant streaming or temporary download, and are automatically returned.

Set-up Guide (IOS, Android, KindleFire)

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Junior Library Guild, Digital (JLGDigital)

Junior Library Guild, Digital is an online collection of eBook/eAudiobooks that can be read in a browser or on any device in English or Spanish. Use the filter symbol to search by grade level. New books are added every month

Just For Kids

The Just for Kids includes clips from thousands of fun and informative video and audio titles on topics including music and arts, animals, sports and hobbies, math and science, history, reading, and much more, plus hundreds of educational interactives—kid-safe, ad-free, and perfect for children’s programs.

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Libby (formerly Overdrive)

Libby offers thousands of popular e-books and e-audiobooks to read on any type of device.

Looking for magazines or can’t find what you’re looking for? You have access to even more with Find It Virginia Libby! Add the library directly in your Libby App or via the web and sign in with your MPCL library card!

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is an online learning portal that provides hundreds of videos for personal and professional development. While using the app, you may be asked for the Library ID, please enter ‘mpcl’.

Formerly Lynda.com

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MasterFILE Complete

MasterFILE Complete offers the largest collection of popular full-text magazines, reference books and other highly-regarded sources from the world’s leading publishers. Covering virtually every general interest subject area, it also includes an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags. This authoritative general information database is the best place to start your research project.

MasterFile Complete

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Novelist Plus

NoveList Plus

Online tool to help readers of all ages find new books to read based on books they’ve already read or topics in which they are interested.

TIPS  •  TUTORIALS

NoveList K-8 Plus

A readers’ advisory resource for fiction, non-fiction, and audiobooks, aimed at Grade school and Middle school students.

TIPS  •  TUTORIALS

NoveList K-8 Plus

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Peterson's Career Prep

Peterson’s Career Prep

Provides guidance and essential activities for job-seekers and those exploring career options.

*you will be directed to a Find It Virginia page. Click the green “Access Now” then enter your MPCL Library Card number to access.

ProCitizen en Español

¿Está usted o alguien que conoce preparándose para convertirse en ciudadano de los Estados Unidos? Si es así, ProCitizen tiene la ayuda que necesita. Aprenda todo sobre la democracia, cómo funciona el gobierno de los EE. UU., La historia y la geografía de EE. UU., Y mejore sus habilidades de lectura y escritura en inglés al mismo tiempo. Aprenda viendo videos, practique con simulacros y responda cuestionarios que lo ayudarán a saber cuándo está listo para realizar el examen.

ProCitizen in English

Are you or someone you know preparing to become a United States citizen?  If so, ProCitizen has the help you need.  Learn all about democracy, how the U.S. government works, American history and geography, and brush up your English reading and writing skills at the same time.  Learn by watching videos, practice with drills and take quizzes to help you know when you are ready to take the exam.

Pronunciator

Pronunciator is the world’s largest language instruction resource, providing personalized language learning for 163 languages. Pronunciator includes lessons on American Sign Language and English as a Second Language. The content is appropriate for all ages and skill levels and includes learning guides, personalized courses and daily lessons.

Pronunciator en español

Pronunciator

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ReadIt!

ReadIT!

A database of articles targeted for those who are learning to read or are new to English.

Rocket Languages

Learn a new language at your own pace! Includes downloadable lessons, games, and much more. Languages include: American Sign Language, Spanish, Japanese, Italian, Hindi, German, Arabic, English as a Second Language and more.

Rocket Languages

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Scholastic Go!

Scholastic Go!

Several different Scholastic online resource into one cross-referenced site. Encyclopedia articles, educational videos, science fair projects, and more.

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TumbleBook Library

TumbleBookLibrary Premium has over 1100 titles for grades K-6, and includes our unique animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, playlists, as well as books in Spanish and French.

TumbleBook Library
TumbleMath

TumbleMath

TumbleMath is the most comprehensive collection of math picture books for grades K-6.

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Universal Class

A lifelong learning site with instructional videos facilitated by instructors on different vocational, career, personal finance, and self-improvement topics.

Universal Class

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World Book

Looking for information for a project? Curious about a topic? Want to explore history? Find it all right here with information geared towards your age group! Pick between Kids, Student, Advanced, and Timeline to get started.

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