General Research

Ancestry Library Edition
Genealogical database featuring a variety of family history resources. Available for in-library use only.

Consumer Reports
Find ratings and buying advice for thousands of products. Find the best buys, most reliable brands and important safety features. Access anywhere, 24/7.

Find It Virginia
Curated selection of authoritative databases, online learning products, and digital reading content for Virginians of all ages.

MasterFILE Complete
The most comprehensive and valuable collection of full-text general interest resources, including returns from periodicals, newspapers, and books.

Novelist Plus
The perfect tool if you cannot decide what to read next. Use Novelist to discover your next favorite author, series, or title! Watch our tutorial video here.

Reference USA
Contains detailed information on more than 12 million US businesses and 102 million US residents. Listings include telephone numbers, addresses, demographic and financial data for businesses, local competitors, and mapping functionality.