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Posted on: September 7, 2022

RVL to Improve the Online Experience

Wise Coming Soon

Roanoke Valley Libraries (RVL), consisting of libraries in Botetourt County, City of Roanoke, City of Salem, and County of Roanoke, has signed on to implement OCLC Wise, the first community engagement system for public libraries.

“Many people are...

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Library Spotlights
Posted on: September 12, 2022

Six Days a Week

MP Social Media and Website New Hours

Starting this September, the Mt. Pleasant Library will be open additional hours. Stop by and see us and check out books and movies, attend programs, use our free wifi, and more. 


10am to 6pm | Monday

2 to 8pm | Tuesday

2 to 6pm | Wednesday

2 to...

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Posted on: January 11, 2022

Join the Friends of the Library!

Join the FOL

Members of the Friends of the Library (FOL) organization are people who believe a strong public library is essential to Roanoke Valley, contribute their support to achieve this goal, and work for a cause important to them and to their community.

Join us in...

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Posted on: February 1, 2022

WiFi Hotspots

WiFi Hotspots

Hotspots deliver strong and secure internet connection. RCPL makes it easy to get online with a hotspot, available for checkout at all locations, for Roanoke County residents.

If you have a library card, you can check out a hotspot for free. Hotspots can b...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Switch to the Libby App!

If you're an OverDrive app user, you may have seen a message letting you know the OverDrive app is being discontinued at the end of 2022 and encouraging you to move to the Libby app.
Later this year, this in-app message will be updated to remind y...
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Posted on: July 31, 2021

Stream Kids Content with Your Library Card

Just for Kids Video Streaming

Just for Kids is a streaming video collection that includes clips from thousands of fun and informative video and audio titles including music and arts, animals, sports and hobbies, math and science, history, reading, and much more, plus hundreds...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Language Learning

Learn a New Language

From Mandarin to Spanish to Latin. We have multiple platforms and resources for you to learn new languages. Browse the databases below and find the one that fits your needs.

Mango Languages is an online language-learning system that can help you learn Span...

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Posted on: August 21, 2022

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month

September is Library Card Sign-Up Month!

We’re so glad you’re here and want to sign up for a library card! If you already have a card, stick around...We have something going on this month for you too!

A library card opens up a world of possibilities. Begin ...

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