Especially for Kids: Find the best resources for your children

There are plenty of resources that libraries provide especially for kids! You can find them both by walking into your local library or on the Internet. Want to know more?

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Try the Kid's Catalog!

Big Nate Makes the Grade - Especially for Kids This picture-based catalog was made especially for kids makes it fun to search for kids' books, audios and videos.

Downloadable Audiobooks for Kids

Our downloadable audiobooks recently added iPod compatible titles, and there are many good titles for children. To see what's available, click here to open a new search window. To find out more about downloadable audiobooks, visit our how-to page. While it's great for you kids to listen to stories, you can pick up the print book too, so your child can read along.

Downloadable Ebooks for Kids

Many of our downloadable ebooks are great for children, and can be read on computers, e-readers and tablets. To see what's available, click here. You already have those smart devices, so doesn't it make sense to make them learning tools for your kids?

Reading to Dogs

Learning to read is often less about intellectual limitation than about overcoming fears, as a result, kids can learn to read faster.  Animals are ideal reading companions because they:

Girl reading to dog - Especially for Kids