Heritage Public Library

Electronic Resources








Early World of Learning from World Book.

Children’s eBooks, songs, games and more!

RBDigital: Digital eBooks:

Allows you access to eBooks with an easy to use interface for downloading and streaming.  Available on your tablet, and smartphones.

RBDigital: Digital eMagazines:

Full digital versions of popular magazines. Read online or download issues to your computer or mobile device and read offline. No holds or waitlists.

Freading: eBooks: 

Allows you access to eBooks with no holds or waitlists.  Available on your computer, eReader, tablet, and smartphones.

RBDigital: Digital eAudio books: 

Allows you access to eAudio books with an easy to use interface for downloading and streaming. Available on your tablet, and smartphones.


Databases & Genealogy


Ancestry Library Edition

Genealogy and family history research.

Chiltons Library

Get the detailed information you need to tackle vehicle maintenance and repairs.

Genealogy (local)

Great resource of local genealogy, history, indices, images, and links.


Homework Help & Research


Encyclopedia Britannica

Discover encyclopedia articles, multimedia, primary sources, e-books, and other learning resources that support student research and reinforce curriculum standards.

CREDO: Online homework help

Free live homework help for kids in grades 3-12 (click right-hand tab). Also a great place to research any subject for papers or projects.

TERC (Testing Education Resource Center ) 

Search thousands of college and graduate school entries, identify scholarships that meet financial needs take on-line practice tests and use test prep eBooks to obtain your education goals.

Find It Virginia

A collection of databases providing access to newspapers, magazines, and journal articles.


Informational Links for Seniors


Senior Navigator

Provides direction for caregivers and seniors.

Social Security Administration

Provides access to online services from applying for SS benefits to getting a replacement Social Security card.

Senior Connections 

The Capital Area Agency on Aging offers a comprehensive range of Home and Community-Based Services for older adults, caregivers and persons with disabilities.

  • New Kent

    7791 Invicta Lane
    New Kent, VA 23124
    804-966-2480 phone
    804-966-5982 FAX

    Mon. 10:00am - 8:00pm
    Tue. 10:00am - 8:00pm
    Wed. 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Fri. 9:00am - 5:00pm
    Sat. 10:00am - 2:00pm

  • Charles City

    10780 Courthouse Road
    Charles City, VA 23030
    804-652-2450 phone
    804-829-2408 FAX

    Mon. 10:00am - 6:00pm
    Thu. 1:00pm - 7:00pm
    Sat. 10:00am - 2:00pm

  • Mailing Address

    Heritage Public Library
    7791 Invicta Lane
    New Kent, VA 23124

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