Early learning creates a foundation for lifelong learning; no other time in human development presents such a rich opportunity to build that foundation. Libraries offer a chance to create a supportive environment and fun programs that support early learning and literacy. Explore topics related to services to children including programming, early literacy, summer reading, and collection development.
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Webinar / Last Modified: 19 July 2016
A webinar introducing approaches, examples, and resources for library coding programs for a variety of audiences.
News / Last Modified: 11 July 2016
Many public libraries offer a summer reading program, but the IMLS National Medal award-winning Cecil County Public Library's program is unique in its focus. Sociologist Karl Alexander's 30-year longitudinal study of socioeconomic differences in chil...
News / Last Modified: 07 July 2016
Once upon a time, there was an amazing group of over 500 public library staff who participated in the Supercharged Storytimes
News / Last Modified: 14 June 2016
Upon hearing news of First Lady Michelle Obama's surprise visit to school and community gardens, we thought it would be a good time to collect together a list of related resources and examples of libraries who are creating gardens and hosting garden ...
Document / Last Modified: 23 May 2016
Children's Manager Rachel MacNeilly of the San Francisco Public Library's Mission Branch has developed innovative children's programming to develop loyal library users.