Young Children

A baby smiling and the words "Young Children: Birth to Preschool (up to 5 years old)"

A group of children readingReading Challenge: 1,000 books before kindergarten

Enjoy reading 1,000 books with your little one! Log reading and earn badges and prizes all along the way.

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An unfurled banner with the word "Storytimes"Storytimes

Storytime programs introduce young children to books, rhymes, music, and peer interaction while building a foundation of pre-literacy skills and a life-long love of books and reading.

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LOTE4Kids: Storytime in your languageLOTE4Kids

Digital books in 50+ languages together with English translations. New books and languages are released each month.

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Tumblebook Library LogoTumblebook Library

A curated collection of animated, talking picture books, read-along chapter books, National Geographic videos, non-fiction books, comics, and more, available in English, Spanish, and French.

Go to Tumblebook Library → Early Learning Academy logoABCmouse

Award-winning online curriculum for children ages 2-8+ with both English and Spanish learning activities.

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Dial-A-Story (510) 901-4343Dial-A-Story

Free weekly recorded stories featuring expert children’s librarians and storytellers.

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