Children’s Library

children’s books

Search our vast catalog of children’s books. See something you like? Place it on hold, select your pickup location, and we’ll notify you when it’s ready for pickup.

Here’s a list of children’s books just added to the catalog.

Children’s Book Bundles

Would you like a librarian to pick out a bundle of books just for you? Visit our Book Bundles page to submit your Book Bundles request.

eBooks, eAudiobooks

libby by overdrive

(e-Books, e-Audiobooks, e-Magazines)

Our Libby by OverDrive service offers many ebooks for elementary school students including:

Visit our Libby FAQ page for more details on getting started with Libby.

Libby also offers access to e-Magazines. These are always available and do not count against your 10 total checkouts.

librarians explore

Follow along with our Children’s Librarians as the explore the world around them. Visit the Librarians Explore page.

Children's BookLetters

children’s bookletters

Children’s BookLetters is a monthly collection of books selected by our Children’s Librarians and emailed directly to you. Sign up to begin receiving these monthly emails.

Don’t feel like subscribing? That’s OK. You can also access the newsletter here.

children’s reading lists

Browse our reading lists of award winners, new books added to the catalog. Lists include direct links to our catalog where you can place them on hold.

student resources

Visit our Student page for resources for Early Childhood, Elementary, and Middle School students. Resources include online learning tools, research databases, online World Book, eBooks, and more.


The Tennessee Electronic Library’s website for grades Pre-K‐5 provides a safe place for kids to go online for educational and fun websites.


Levi Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 12:00 am
Toddler Storytime
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 10:15 am
Lapsit Story Time
Bartlett Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 10:30 am
Lev(I)magination Storytime
Levi Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 10:30 am
Cordova Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 11:00 am
Preschool Story Time
Bartlett Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 11:30 am
Back in Time: Escape from Stax
Hollywood Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 4:00 pm
Discover An Artist: Jean-Michel Basquiat
Frayser Library
Wed., Feb. 28, 4:30 pm
Cordova Library
Thu., Feb. 29, 11:00 am
Frog Fest
Randolph Library
Thu., Feb. 29, 3:30 pm
The Black History Reading Corner With Regenia Dowell
Frayser Library
Thu., Feb. 29, 3:30 pm
South Library
Thu., Feb. 29, 4:00 pm
Mommy and Me Yoga
Bartlett Library
Fri., Mar. 01, 11:00 am
Japanese Culture Club
Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library
Sat., Mar. 02, 10:30 am
Family Storytime – Spring
South Library
Sat., Mar. 02, 11:00 am
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