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JMRL Summer Challenge

Don’t miss the JMRL Summer Challenge, open to all ages between June 1 and August 31. Take the challenge and earn great prizes!

Virginia Author Project, in partnership with Library Journal and Biblioboard wants to find the best Indie-Published book in Virginia. Learn More.
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Universal Class: Take online courses in over 30 subject areas! Get continuing education units (CEUs) in many classes. Videos, assignments, quizzes, and tests.

Teen Homework Help

JMRL has put together a collection of resources to help teens with homework and research projects.


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