Just FOR kids

Just for Kids

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Looking to entertain your child? View our collection of kids books, magazines, movies and more!


Explore our collection of digital resources for kids anytime, anywhere, from your computer or mobile device:

Brainfuse HelpNow

Brainfuse HelpNow is an all-in-one suite of tutoring services, academic support, collaborative and self-study tools for students K-12 as well as adult learners. Real-time online tutoring in support of the K-12 Canadian curriculum is available every day from 2-11 pm.

Gale in Context: Elementary

Gale in Context: Elementary (formerly Kids InfoBits) is the perfect educational product for today’s young learners. It’s a content-rich, authoritative, easy-to-use resource featuring age-appropriate, reliable, curriculum-related content covering a broad range of educational topics.


Launchpads are tablets that come preloaded with content suitable for children aged 3-10 years old. Their interactive, multimedia content is curated and bundled together by age, subject and themes.

L'Encyclopedie Decouverte

L’Encyclopedie Decouverte provides French speaking students with access to the colourful and interactive French-language WorldBook Encyclopedia online. Perfect for beginner French speaking students.

Little Pim

Little Pim is the leading language learning program for kids age 0-6, developed by Mango Languages. Access learning videos in 12 languages, a parent/teacher guide, printable lessons and fun activities. 

Novelist Plus K-8

Novelist Plus K-8 is a readers’ advisory resource designed to help young readers find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.  Novelist Plus K-8 provides reading recommendations for both fiction and nonfiction.

National Geographic Kids

National Geographic Kids provides 200 National Geographic Kids books, full issues of National Geographic Kids magazine from 2009 to the present, and more than 500 pictures that you can freely download for educational use.


READsquared lets you track your reading time for programs like Great Read Away Fines, 1000 Books Before Kindergarten, and Summer Reading Program. Use this tip sheet to get help using READsquared.

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Tumblebook Library Premium

The Tumblebook Library Premium collection has over 1,100 titles for children grades K-6. It includes animated talking picture books, chapter books, videos, non-fiction titles and more

Download on the App Store

World Book Encyclopedia

World Book Encyclopedia supplies students with reliable information for homework. Provides online research tools including encyclopedia articles, educator tools, ebooks, illustrations, maps, audio files, videos, games, research tools, and more. Includes Spanish and French language databases as well.

UXL Encyclopedia of Science

UXL Encyclopedia of Science 3rd ed. opens up the entire world of science in clear, nontechnical language. Its 798 entries provide fascinating facts covering the entire spectrum of science, from physical, life, and earth sciences to math, psychology, engineering, technology, and the environment. 

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Board games and tech for kids?

Visit our Did You Know That You Can Borrow… page for all kinds of fun and unusual things you can borrow from the library!

Kids Reasons 2 Read Blog

Stumped with finding books you’re hoping your kids will like? Are you hoping to turn your kids on to books and aren’t sure where to start? Look no further than this blog for all kids reading needs.