Lynchburg Public Library


Homework Help

HelpNow by Brainfuse offers free, online homework resources for math, reading, writing, science, social studies, and more!

HelpNow also offers live, on-demand tutor assistance from 2pm – 11pm EST every day for grades kindergarten to college.

Submit your papers to a tutor in the Writing Lab for constructive feedback, or take practice exams and create your own flashcards to prepare for tests. Provided by the Library of VA.


Learn a language

Learn over 35 languages–including vanity languages such as Klingon and High Valyrian–for free through Duolingo!

Language learners can build vocabulary, practice skills, and maintain what they have learned with Transparent Language Online, available any time, anywhere in 110+ languages.


Computer lessons

Learn computer basics, online safety, productivity, social media and online shopping basics, and more through DigitalLearn.

Learn how to create or edit a webpage! Codecademy offers free coding classes in 12 different programming languages including Python, Java, Go, JavaScript, Ruby, SQL, C++, Swift, and Sass, as well as markup languages HTML and CSS.

Intimidated by computers? New to email or the web? Want to stay safe online or understand how your operating system works? Learn all of this and more with GCF (Goodwill Community Foundation) Learning.


Self-improvement and Learning Assistance

Khan Academy offers free, educational resources for all ages, including test prep for SAT, Praxis, LSAT, GMAT, NCLEX-RN, and more. Features practice exercises, instructional videos, and a personalized learning dashboard.

Access over 500 classes through Universal Class. Topics include accounting, business, parenting, finance, homeschooling, and more. Register using your Lynchburg Public Library card.

Read It! is designed for middle and high school students and adults who have a basic foundation in English grammar and reading but need adapted reading material for a variety of subjects. It offers resources to help build background knowledge, conduct research and improve study skills. Articles are short, and written to support your reading skills as you learn about topics in English that you need for school and everyday life.

Take practice driver’s tests for regular and commercial (CDL) licenses.

  • Lynchburg Public Library
    2315 Memorial Ave
    Lynchburg VA 24501
    (434) 455-6300

  • Downtown Branch and Public Law Library
    900 Church St
    Lynchburg VA 24504
    (434) 455-3820

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