RCPS Access to Online Databases and Encyclopedias


World Book Online (No password required from within the RCPS network. For home access, please see your school's librarian for password assistance.)

eLibrary Search

Gale Databases

The Library of Virginia is providing access to a number of online research databases.  This joint project is in cooperation with Virginia's public libraries and K-12 public and private schools. This project is funded through the federal Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) funds.  This initiative provides at no charge access to a selection of online databases directly from computers in classrooms, labs, and library media centers. These resources offer outstanding instructional support for students and teachers by providing access to several of the Gale databases.  Databases included are:

To access the Gale databases, click on the link below for your school. Note: inside the RCPS network no password is required to use these links. For accessing the databases from outside the RCPS network, log onto www.finditva.org and use your public library identification number.

High Schools

Broadway | East Rockingham | Spotswood | Turner Ashby

Middle Schools

Elkton | J. Frank Hillyard | Montevideo| Wilbur S. Pence

Elementary Schools

Cub Run | Elkton | Fulks Run | Lacey Spring | Linville-Edom | McGaheysville | Mountain View | John C. Myers | Ottobine | Peak View | Plains | Pleasant Valley | South River | John Wayland