Donahoe Library Awarded Verizon Innovative Learning Award Through a joint partnership with HCPS school libraries and Verizon, Donahoe is implementing a grant to begin a makerspace with the Verizon Innovative Learning Award. Recently, fifth grade students had a blast using the Little Bits. Check out what their work in the picture slideshow below!
On behalf of our partners with Henrico County Public Library:
September is Library Card Sign-up Month
Henrico County General and School employees are eligible to get a Henrico County Public Library (HCPL) card throughout the year. Come by your library and present a picture ID with current address or acceptable form of proof of address and show your work ID. You will find the books and audiobooks you have come to expect from your library, but the library offers services you may not know about.
eBooks & eMagazines – Use your eReader, tablet, smartphone or computer to download eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines from anywhere that has an Internet connection.
Streaming Movies, TV & Music – This year HCPL has added a service called Hoopla for library cardholders. Choose from thousands of full music albums, movies and TV shows to play on your computer, smartphone and tablet.
Premium Online Resources – HCPL subscribes to several databases and learning tools that are not available via Google. Just a few of our most popular are Consumer Reports, Rosetta Stone, Chilton’s, Legal Forms,ValueLine and Morningstar for investment information.
Homework Help – In addition to specially trained library staff who are fantastic at helping with homework questions we have lots of online tools to help with homework including live online help from a teacher, WorldBook Online and lots of other premium online resources that provide access to trusted, citable sources.
Programs For All Ages – HCPL has something for everyone from babies to seniors; teen advisory boards, book discussions, computer classes, author showcases, story times, digital media/computer classes and much more.