Free courses & test prep

Digital Literacy Assessment - Northstar Digital Literacy tests your computer skills. You can build skills in key areas, and demonstrate your knowledge by earning certificates and badges.
DigitalLearn - Quick self-help quizzes
GED Virginia - Classes and study aids for the updated GED
Rocket Languages - Interactive lessons for 15 different languages
Universal Class - 500+ online courses that include CEU Certificates

General Research

America’s News - Explore and stay informed on local and national topics, people and events in areas such as business, health, education, jobs and careers, political and social issues.
Danville Register & Bee Collection - 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.
Find It VA - Research and learning resources from the Library of Virginia (Gale Search Engine)  
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


ABCmouse - 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
Early Learning by World Book - videos, games, stories, and activities for preschool and early elementary-age learners
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
Danville Code of Ordinances
Law Library
U.S. Code

Literature & Reading

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