Children's Page

PRL Children's Page

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Reading & More

Have your library card handy if you use these databases outside the library.
Go to Find It Virginia
Find It Virginia
: Provides free 24/7 access to newspapers, magazine & journal articles, encyclopedias, and more! Materials are available for all age ranges and interests.
Go to Gale in Context Elementary
Gale in Context Elementary
: For Grades K-5. Features a kid-friendly, visually graphic interface, a subject-based topic tree search, and age-appropriate, curriculum-related magazines, newspapers, and reference books on a variety of subjects.
Go to HelpNow
HelpNow: Get free online tutoring, homework help, and educational resources for students of all ages.
AVOD Just For Kids
Just for Kids
is an ad-free, streaming service for ages 2-10 with thousands of videos and storybooks available. There's no app to download and works on most mobile devices with an internet/wi-fi connection.
Go to NoveList K-8
NoveList Plus K-8 in the Library or outside the Library: Find read-alike books for younger readers just right for their reading levels and interests.
Go to OverDrive Kids and Teens
OverDrive for Kids &Teens has age-appropriate ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines for ages 5-16.

Children's Services

1000 Books before Kindergarten

1000 Books Before Kindergarten


Call 1-883-690-0646 (toll free) for Dial-a-Story
Call 1-833-690-0646 (toll free, 24/7) to hear a new story every Wednesday read in English or Spanish. Stories include recent and classic picture books, fairy tales and folk tales, and more!


Explore our online calendar for in-person Storytimes and Take & Makes for children. Missed a children's video? Catch up with our Virtual Children's Programs playlist on YouTube (embedded below).

Fun Stuff