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Harold D. Cooley Library Catalog- search for materials in our collection  to checkout. There is a sign in option at the top right of the screen for placing holds.

Braswell Memorial Library- website for  Braswell Memorial Library in Rocky Mount and also its Community Partner libraries.

State Library of North Carolina- website for the Government & Heritage Library, the Library for the Blind  & Physically Handicapped, and much more.

Library for the Blind and Physically Handicapped- direct link to the website for the Library for the Blind & Physically Handicapped.



State Government and Heritage Library- sign up for a free State Library card and get access to Come into the H.D. Cooley Library for assistance in signing up.

Braswell Memorial Library Local History and Genealogy Center- is accessible while inside the Braswell Memorial Library.

 NCLive Genealogy Databases- a list of databases provided for free through NCLive that may help in family history research.

DigitalNC- many North Carolina records have been digitized by DigitalNC and can be viewed and searched on this website. Nashville has a 1944-45 WWII scrapbook on the site as well as photo albums of the Business and Professional Women (BPW) from  1948-1953, 1974-1978, 1981-1989, 1992-1993, and 1994-1996.



E-iNC e-books -The H.D. Cooley's main resource for adult e-books and e-audiobooks. Patrons will need to download the Libby app if accessing on a device that is not a personal computer.   Instructions for downloading ebooks using the Libby app

NCLive e-books- a mixture of  nonfiction and fiction ebooks with a section of Homegrown North Carolina ebooks as well. You will need to log in using your library card.

Project Gutenberg free e-books - this is a great resource for reading classics on your devices for free and without having to use a library card.


Book Club Kits

Book Club Kits available for checkout at Harold D. Cooley Library

 Book Club List


Book Reviews and Lists

Oprah's Book Club-  list of books chosen by Oprah for the Book Club.

New York Times Book Reviews- reviews for current fiction and nonfiction books.

Publishers Weekly Book Reviews- international site with reviews for current fiction and nonfiction books.

Goodreads Book Reviews- member supplied reviews of  books they've read. Membership is free.

Pulitzer Prize Fiction winners- the Pulitzer Prize for fiction recognizes distinguished work from the previous year, written by an American and typically about an aspect of American life.

Air Force Chief of Staff Reading List-  Titles selected by the Chief of Staff of the Air Force.

National Book Critics Circle- honoring outstanding writing.


Education Links

Nash Rocky Mount School District- school district website for Nash Rocky Mount School District.

PowerSchool Parent Portal-  parents of NRMS children can log in to see grades and attendance at the PowerSchool Parent Portal.

National Science Teachers Association- promoting excellence and creativity in science teaching and learning for all.

Basic Computer Tutorials -  If you are new to computers, haven't used them for a while, are a little unsure and uncomfortable, or just need a bit of a refresher, this website has the tools to help you tackle technology at your own pace and gain the confidence you need to succeed.

How to Afford College - the College Foundation of North Carolina helps you to plan, apply, and pay for college.


North Carolina links

North Carolina State Parks- a site with details for all of North Carolina's State Parks.

NCWorks- Complete set of employment tools for job seekers in North Carolina. Search jobs, create résumés, find education and training. 

Nash County website-   information about Nash County government, services, tourism, news, and more.

SCORE- Help for small business owners- Raleigh SCORE is dedicated to encouraging the formation, growth, and success of small businesses by providing  FREE counseling and low-cost educational workshops. 

Voter Registration Information for Nash County-   portion of the Nash County website that provides information on voting as a Nash County resident.


Multi-topic Research links

Various sites for all topics- link to the Madison County, Wisconsin library page for research links for many topics.