Our Community Libraries and the Library of Birmingham give you wonderful opportunities to read, learn and enjoy activities in the library and online.
Help us to celebrate National Bookstart Week, 9-15 June 2014, with some fun events for your little ones.
Serena Arthur is the new Young Poet Laureate for Birmingham. The announcement was made on 2 October 2014 - National Poetry Day.
Come and visit our fantastic space especially for children and young people.
Author visits, tours of the latest Gallery exhibition and more.
Fun activities in the Library of Birmingham and Community Libraries for children and young people during the school holidays.
Little ones love libraries! Discover more about what's on offer in the library for under 5s
Meet new friends, explore new books and find out more about your favourite authors.
Get some great ideas about what to read next from these reviews written by children and young people from Birmingham Virtual School
Discover a magical world of books, stories, riddles and rhymes for children.
... a poor child living in the 19th century!
If you've tried the Word Up! Challenge cards, here are the answers.
Join 2013-2014 Young Poet Laureate Lauren Williams as she takes a journey through the Library of Birmingham and tells all about Joined Up!
These are the main awards in the UK.
Birmingham Libraries welcomes members of the Children’s University. Come along to your local library to get your Passport to Learning stamp.
Wood of Words is a fun interactive website which aims to encourage children to read and enjoy books and share their experiences.