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Britannica Online
Public Library EditionBritannica Kids Online 

Full-text encyclopedia with cool extra features like videos, timelines and maps.

A great source for school reports.


Online, searchable articles from Newsweek, the New Yorker, Popular Science, Slate, The Smithsonian and more 


Online Full-text content of our local newspaper, provided by the Orange County Library Foundation


Online obituary content from our local paper, provided by the Orange County Library Foundation 


Ancestry Library Edition

Works from inside the library only

ProQuest has partnered with to create Ancestry Library Edition, one of the most important genealogical collections available today with unparalleled coverage of the United States and the United Kingdom. Its valuable content is a strong complement to HeritageQuest Online



HeritageQuest Online

HeritageQuest Online combines digital, searchable images of U.S. federal census records with the digitized version of the popular ProQuest Genealogy & Local History collection and other valuable content



Good Reads
Interested in the latest news headlines? Looking for something new to read? We'll get you pointed in the right direction.

Selected Sites
This collection of recommended Web sites will make it easy to find good information on the Internet on a wide variety of topics. Browse or search.

Everything Orange County

Links to Orange County Information.

Community Organizations
Search our database of local community groups or add your own non-profit community organization (subject to staff approval).

Digital Exhibits
Photographs of the evolution of new Gordonsville Branch Library.

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