Library services for 5 to 11 year olds
You can borrow children’s books, audiobooks and DVDs through our Select and Collect service
You will not be charged fines for any outstanding loans for the period of the closure of library buildings.
Find out about our online events and join us for crafts, storytimes and more.
If you need help with your homework, you can email libraries online help with your questions and we’ll recommend some good resources to help.
The Reading Well initiative recommends titles to help children understand their feelings and worries and cope with tough times.
Many of the books on this list cover topics that children and families may be experiencing at this time, including worry, loss and bereavement, and dealing with troubling world events.
Coronavirus: A Book for Children
This free eBook is aimed at helping primary aged children understand the immense changes happening around the world because of COVID-19
It is a collaboration between Axel Scheffler, Elizabeth Jenner, Kate Wilson, Nia Roberts, Professor Graham Medley and Nosy Crow Books.
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