Great books, online storytimes, and much more for families, homeschoolers, and kids of all ages.
Join us for fun stories, songs, and rhymes for the whole family in the great outdoors! Help imaginations grow and build a love of reading.
Surrey Schools Book of the Year
We have all the nominees. Start finding your top pick for Surrey School's Book of the Year before the vote in May.
Envision Financial Reading Buddies
Looking for a little extra boost? Young readers are matched with teen volunteers to practice in a safe and supportive environment.
Kids' App of the Month
Check out our staff pick for kid's app of the month.
Facebook Live Storytimes
Join us for songs, stories, and rhymes! Help imaginations grow, and build a love of reading.
Wonderbooks are print books for children with a ready-to-play audiobook inside.
Find activities to encourage reading and early literacy with these free workbooks. They come in a variety of languages, are downloadable, and available at your local library.
Best Websites for Families
We have a list of staff curated websites to keep kids entertained and learning at home.
Access Video on Demand - Just for Kids
Kid-safe, advertisement-free streaming videos to entertain, educate, and inspire.
Ancient & Medieval History Online
Learn about the cultures of ancient and medieval cultures. Includes biographies, timelines, maps and videos.
Encyclopaedia Universalis Junior
French language encyclopedia for ages 7 and older. Covers subjects studied in school and of interest to children. Based on the Britannica Student Encyclopedia.
Let your research take flight! History, geography, technology, sports, cultures, and much more.z
Global Road Warrior
Current coverage of travel, communications and cultural issues for students, travelers, or business. Includes high-resolution maps and photos..
Find lessons, and practice tests for students in grades 3 to 12. Follows the BC provincial curriculum and is developed by the publishers of the Key/Solaro Study guides.
Read articles from popular children's magazines. For elementary school projects and homework.
Diagrams, experiments, biographies and more. For school projects and homework grades 4 through 12.
Educational videos for kids featuring Canadian and Indigenous voices.