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Featured Programs & Services

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In-person Homework Help at Main Library, Bayview, West Side, Shields-Reid CC, and May Valley CC!

Mondays-Thursdays, 3:00 - 5:00 PM

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Carousel Origami on a Tuesday Adult Craft Program


Explore and stay informed on local, national and international topics, people, and events.

Log in remotely 24/7 on any device with your Richmond Public Library card.

Get up to speed with modern computing!

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Free career resources, including resume assistance, skills-building, and live interview practice!

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Need a library card? Apply online or call 510-620-6559

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Academic Portal

This database includes books, newspapers, magazines, scholarly journals, and more.

Also available through a Guided Research Interface.

ProQuest Homework Central

New resources for Homework Help!


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Feb Gift Bags Program

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Bayview Story Time

Ebooks & Electronic Resources

Accessible with your library card

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Use your library card to learn modern business skills.

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Coursera offers access to 5,000+ online courses, all taught from 200+ of the world’s leading universities and companies.
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Journals, magazines, newspapers, and more
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How to Use Access World News Video Tutorial

 How to Create an Alert

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Digital books, magazines & audiobooks

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Books, movies, music & more
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Online access
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Explore cultural institutions throughout the Bay Area

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