What’s in the Children’s Department?

Here are eight services and features that you will find at almost any public library. 

Libraries Are a Resource for Babysitters and Nannies

Fun, free, and accessible events make the library a great place to entertain kids of all ages.

What is Sensory Storytime?

'Sensory" storytimes are increasingly available. Here's what to expect when taking a child to one for the first time.

Summer Reading Isn't Just for Kids Anymore

Libraries offer summer reading programs for all ages. Many libraries provide adult-oriented prizes, incentives, and recreational activities. Here’s how you can get involved with your library’s adult summer reading programs.

Prepare Your Child for School Using the Library

Preschool and kindergarten readiness is a challenge, but the library can help. 

What Exactly is a 'Storytime'?

Here’s what you need to know about these much-loved library programs.

We, the Librarians of the United States

Librarians don’t rock the boat — they steady it.

Develop Your Yoga Practice at the Library

Public libraries help nurture your mind and body with yoga. 

Six Institutions to Receive Nation’s Highest Honor for Museum and Library Service

Out of 30 finalists, the Institute of Museum and Library Services recently announced six 2022 National Medal for Museum and Library Service recipients. 

Read More, Hate Less

Did you know that reading increases your ability to empathize with others? Showcase your love of books with “Read More, Hate Less” merchandise! Through June 15th, 2022, EveryLibrary will receive 50% of the proceeds!