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Read about emerging green technologies and issues on the environment and sustainability.
Use this eResource to find magazines, journals, newspapers, definitions, directories, and information on all health related topics. The materials contained in this resource are intended for informational purposes only.
Search the digital US Census records from 1790-1930 or the full-text of 25,000 family and local history books in Heritage Quest.
View full-text reference books, encyclopedias, non-fiction books, history periodicals, documents, and biographies along with historical photos, maps, and videos.
Dig into study units covering over 500 historical topics on global history from ancient times to the present day.
Search magazines, books, videos and reports for projects and information. Find detailed "how-to" instructions and creative ideas. Subject areas include arts & crafts, collecting, games & electronics, model building, home & leisure, needlework, outdoors & nature, and scrapbooking & paper crafts.
Look at information on energy efficient home and vehicle tax credits available from the IRS.
Find articles and instructions for projects in the areas of outdoor, electrical, remodeling, plumbing, woodworking, decorating, and maintenance.
Learn about the legal issues and options available to youth, from foster care to domestic violence; parenting to immigration; and more.
Check out up to 12 films, TV episodes, music albums, or eComics from Hoopla monthly.
- Hoopla is available only to FVRL cardholders who are also district residents or paying non-residents.
- View movies and TV shows* for three (3) days following checkout.
- Stream music albums for up to seven (7) days following checkout.
- Download and view eComics for 21 days following checkout.
Get started today!
- Create an account with the email and password of your choice.
- Download the appropriate app for your device if necessary. (For FAQs and help getting started, see Hoopla Support.)
- Borrow and enjoy!
*You may need the Widevine plugin to view videos in your browser. If you are using Firefox, you may wish to use Google Chrome instead, as it doesn't require the plugin.
Find project information and interactive map.
Read federal tax information, file online, check your refund status, pay your tax bill, and more. Of particular note: Earned Income Tax Credit, Forms & Publications, and local office hours and locations. Information is available in multiple languages. You can also call the IRS toll free at 800-829-3676. (Site is available in multiple languages. Choose from the menu in the upper right corner.)
Research books on surname origins, vital statistics, parish records, and other historical and biographical documents.
Explore key players and the battles they fought to see how they shaped our nation.
Learn to write and speak different Japanese expressions so you can better understand and enjoy your favorite manga or anime.
Dig deeper into full-text, academic journal articles and primary sources in a variety of disciplines.
Stream independent films, documentaries, classic films, Great Courses, world cinema and more.
- Watch up to 10 films per month. (Play credits reset on the 1st of the month.)
- Take up to 3 days to watch each film
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Access value guides for cars, trucks & SUVs. *Also available in print at the Library.