While you're soaking up the sun, enjoying the natural beauty of the Atlantic Ocean and the
Chesapeake Bay, make the Virginia Beach Public Library a part of your life. We offer a wide range of programs and resources to fit your needs and your lifestyle.Community and Lifestyle
The Library offers fun, free programs
for everyone --- especially adults
. Check the online calendar for what's happening at your library. We have a range of programs and events to meet your lifestyle. In addition, try these online resources and web sites:Road Scholar
: An organization dedicated to providing extraordinary learning adventures for people 55 and over.Today's Seniors
: Today's Seniors can help you enjoy life after retirement, and eliminate the hassles. You'll find retirement planning tools, tips, news and advice for enjoying life after retirement.Computers and Technology
The Library offers computers
in all building for public use. There's free Internet and wifi, too. In addition, we offer technology education
including online resources, self-paced learning and in-person classes. Our classes range from computer mouse basics to e-books. Also try these web sites: AARP Technology
: You'll find news, reviews and how-to instructions for the latest technology.SeniorNet
: This site provides older adults education for and access to computer technologies to enhance their lives and enable them to share their knowledge and wisdom.Health and Wellness
Check out books, DVDs and e-books on personal care
, medical care
, life skills
. Also, try these web sites:MedlinePlus
: Find out about your health topic or learn about your prescription drugs and over-the-counter medicines.
Virginia Board of Medicine
Investments and Personal Finance
: Get information on Doctors of Medicine, Osteopathy, and Podiatry currently licensed in the state of Virginia; keep in the know about laws and regulations, download forms, and more.
Check out books, e-books, audiobooks and DVDs on personal finance
, portfolio management
, mutual funds
. You'll also want to try the online resources listed below:
: You'll find detailed financial information for U.S. public and non-public companies as well as municipal bond issuers and corporate bonds, dividends, actions and unit investment trusts.
Morningstar Investment Research Center
: Use this resource to make smart investment decisions. You can find a stock or fund to meet your needs, research current or prospective holdings or see how your investments fit together.
Standard and Poor's NetAdvantage: Need analysis and rankings on companies, industries, mutual funds and other investments. You'll find it all in NetAdvantage. Use the Financial Education section tools for a better understanding of personal and family finances. To use NetAdvantage, enter your valid Virginia Beach Public Library card number below.
: Need information on stocks which are traded on the American & New York Stock exchanges or NASDAQ? Use this resource to find data and performance analyzes on stocks and other securities.
Library volunteers share their time and talents in many ways. We need volunteers to partner with library staff to provide our customers with the quality services they expect and value. Whether you are interested in making a weekly commitment or working on a short-term project, we have a number of positions to choose from. Learn more