Great books and so much more! For families, teachers, homeschoolers, and kids of all ages.
Hear stories and sing songs. Parents and caregivers can share books and language with children to encourage a lifelong love of reading.
Winter Reading Club
Join the free Winter Reading Club, spend time together, and have a chance to win prizes.
Request a Library Tour
Teachers! Bring your class for a tour of the library. We can tailor the tour to meet your needs.
Preschool Storytime Kits
For daycare providers, teachers, homeschooling parents, and other early childhood group leaders.
Games, fun, and kids' ebooks from great educational sites.
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Tree Lighting Festival
Join us on November 24 for storytimes and family fun. We will be celebrating the lighting of Surrey's 60 foot Christmas tree.
Books By Grade
Find recommended reading lists for kindergarten through grade seven!
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.
Kids Book Clubs
Come and talk about books, make new friends and have a good time!
Looking for a little extra boost? Young readers are matched with teen volunteers to practice in a safe and supportive environment.
Friends of Simon
Bring your assignments, pencils and paper! Free tutoring is available for newcomer students in grades 5 to 9.
Ancient & Medieval History Online
Learn about the cultures of ancient and medieval cultures. Includes biographies, timelines, maps and videos.
A great starting place for any topic. Search for magazine stories, journal articles and more across a number of databases.
Edmark House Series
Science and math games, colouring, matching, playing. Preschool learning has never been so fun!
European Views of the Americas: 1493 to 1750
Contains more than 32,000 entries and is a comprehensive guide to printed records about the Americas written in Europe before 1750.
Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia
Find encylopedia articles you can use with confidence. More than 25,000 articles covering most subject areas.
Global Road Warrior
Current coverage of travel, communications and cultural issues for students, travelers, or business. Includes high-resolution maps and photos.
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Read articles from popular children's magazines. For elementary school projects and homework.
Watch, read, play and learn with stories! Includes read-alongs, games, and book pairings on popular themes.
Explore the world of work! Career profiles, employment guides, job postings and more. (Aussi disponible en français)
French language encyclopedia for native French speakers, bilingual students, or anyone learning French. Published by Encyclopedia Britannica.
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.