Daniel Thielen, Director of the Nevada State Railroad Museum, will discuss how the introduction of steam technology in general and railroads in particular dramatically affected the character of America.
This Historic Reno Preservation Society event will be held via Zoom. Advanced registration is required.
Includes more than 1,000 titles for middle and high school students, including graphic novels, enhanced ebooks with full audio narration and highlighted text, classic literature, national geographic videos, and more. The new AP English section makes hundreds of curriculum books available to readers at the click of a button.
Developed with the help of experts at Nevada’s universities, colleges, and state agencies. Look here for information on arts, history, politics and more from a Nevada perspective. The ONE is widely used by teachers in classrooms across the state.
The Nevada Career Explorer was created specifically for Nevadans for all aspects of our job searches. After creating your account, assess your skills and interests under the Explore section. Use the Grow section to write and improve your resume and cover letter and search for available jobs by choosing Decide.
Focused on maintaining the quality of life for the nearly half-a-million homebound elders in Nevada, NevadaCAN helps keep elders safe from exposure to coronavirus, while ensuring they are well-supplied, have access to medical and social services, and remain free from isolation.
We love donations. But during this temporary closure, Washoe County Library and the Friends of Washoe County Library will be unable to accept them.
Please hold on to any items you would like to donate until Washoe County Libraries reopen. Do not leave donations at library branches.
Digital Library Cards
In response to increasing demand for our online offerings, we have created an easy new way for you to access our digital resources.
If you do not have a Washoe County Library account (or if you have misplaced your card), you can now visit our website and quickly acquire a digital library card, which you can use to check out ebooks and audiobooks, take online courses, and much more.