Stop and breathe. Have you taken a moment of self care today? Let us help! Check out some the resources that the Chesapeake Public Library provides to assist with your moments of mindfulness.

Alzheimer's Association

Alzheimer's Association national site – information on Alzheimer's disease and dementia symptoms, diagnosis, stages, treatment, care and support resources.

Discover your family history by searching the US Census Records, Vital Records, Military Records, Immigration Records and more.

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare (CIBH)

Chesapeake Integrated Behavioral Healthcare is the local provider of mental health, substance abuse and intellectual disability services.


Hone your hobby with more than 1,000 arts and crafts classes taught by design experts and artists.

The Great Courses

Earn Continuing Education units with more than 500 self-paced classes.


Stream movies, music and TV shows as well as comics, ebooks and audiobooks.


Stream independent films, documentaries, kids' shows and the Great Courses.

Universal Class

Access live, online classes covering topics in health, wellness, chronic disease, career success, relationships, spirituality and more.