Search the Library's Catalog and access your account to renew or place holds on items. You will need your library card number and password to access your account. NOTE: Items should be renewed online the day before they are due.
HeritageQuest Online is an excellent resource for genealogists and historians. It includes the ability to search complete U.S. census records. The subscription to this service has been provided by the Friends of the Halifax County South Boston Public Library System. You will need your library card number to access HeritageQuest.
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Find it Virginia is a collection of databases subscribed to by the Library of Virginia. It hosts a massive archive of periodicals, a wellness center, K-12 student research module, and many other useful services. You will need your library card number to access this site.
Literati Public is a new solution that connects you to thousands of reference resources which include images, audio, and video clips designed to enhance learning. Literati Public also provides instructional services such as homework help, mind mapping, guides, and tutorials.
Tumblebooks lets you read, read-along, or just listen to hundreds of children's books right on your home or library computer. We also have an offline version of Tumblebooks on our children's computers. Access to Tumblebooks is paid for by the Library of Virginia.
Digital eBook and Audio collections
Overdrive Digital Media - Download and listen or read on your PC, Mac®, Kindle or Smartphone today. Follow the “Help” link for information about how to use the service with your device. SOVALUe is the name of the consortium of libraries that are working cooperativley to make this service possible.
Freading - is a brand new way to enjoy eBooks from the Library of Virginia. With Freading, you’ll find thousands of ebooks from every genre, and you can explore them all with without ever waiting on a hold or worrying about late fees.Read on you computer or take the book with you on a compatible eReader, smartphone, or tablet.
OneClickdigital - provides access to audiobooks published by Recorded Books. The collection is make up of predominantly classic titles, the items are always available, and the OneClickdigital is compatible with most devices.
Health Information @ Your Library is a collected wealth of health information resources brought to you by VCU and Massey Cancer Center. Look under "Library and local resources," then click "Halifax County" to access local healthcare links.
Zinio for libraries offers full digital copies of your favorite magazines to view on your computer or mobile device. We have subscriptions to 50 popular and specialty magazines. Your HCSB Public Library library card will give you unlimited access to this entire collection. Best of all, titles do not have to be returned and do not expire.