Starting Tuesday, the Washoe County Library System will be expanding the hold pickup hours at most branches. You can see the new schedule here, or visit our reopening page to keep updated on how the library plans to safely return to our pre-pandemic levels of service.
Also, the Washoe County Library Board of Trustees recently approved the elimination of fines on overdue materials. Read the full statement here.
At times when you can't travel, travel memoirs can transport you to new and exciting locales from the safety and comfort of home. Dive into some of these titles that will send you to Antarctica, Africa, Italy, Patagonia, Iceland, India, and across America.
Did you know that some natural objects have shapes made of repeating patterns? These shapes are called fractals, and they repeat at different sizes and form patterns within patterns. Come learn about fractals, then use your powers of observation to discover them all around you.
We provide access to resources that can help with schoolwork, no matter what the grade level. Besides research databases covering most school subjects, we also offer access to test preparation resources and live online tutoring.
Write a winning resume using Brainfuse JobNow. This resource provides examples of resumes, allows you to upload your own resume for feedback from a professional, and even offers live one-on-one resume help.
Did you participate in the 2020 Summer Reading Adventure and earn a prize? Go to your favorite Washoe County Library location during grab-and-go or drive-up hours, to collect your prize pack, which includes a free book voucher that may be redeemed after the libraries fully reopen.
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.