Children's collections

Picture books

We have a wide range of picture books ideal for preschool and early primary school children including board books, which are great for babies and toddlers.

 

Children’s fiction

We have four children’s fiction collections:

  • first readers
  • easy readers
  • fiction
  • graphic novels.

 

Non fiction

Our children’s non fiction collection covers a range of interesting topics including:

  • dinosaurs
  • transport
  • pets
  • art & craft
  • science
  • jokes
  • geography
  • history.

 

Parenting kits

Parenting kits cover a variety of parenting issues. Popular topics include:

  • sleeping
  • breast feeding
  • toilet training
  • weaning
  • feeding
  • language and communication.

Get a full listing of parenting kits from our catalogue.

 

Audio visual

A range of audio visual items are available including:

  • DVDs
  • book and CD kits
  • audio books (CDs)
  • music CDs
  • Wii games.

 

Toy & sports collection

The toy collection contains toys and games suitable for babies and young children.  The toy collection is based around different learning and developmental skills.  Toys and games can be borrowed by parents for their children.

Sporting equipment can be borrowed by anyone. The sports collection includes equipment for individuals and groups for various sporting activities.

Find out more about our toy and sports collection.

 

Magazines

Our children’s magazine collection includes humorous and factual magazines such as:

 

eBooks, eAudiobooks and eMagazines

Hundreds of children's eBooks and eAudiobooks, plus over a dozen children's eMagazines, are available with your library card. Find out more here.

 

eResources

Online information services are offered through this site or the Library catalogue. Find out more about our eResources.

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