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Young Libraries

Our Community Libraries and the Library of Birmingham give you wonderful opportunities to read, learn and enjoy activities in the library and online.

Black History Month 2014

Black History Month

The Children’s Library has a wide range of resources to support and develop your child’s knowledge and understanding of Black History.
The Story Steps with a starry background Children's Library, Library of Birmingham

About the Children's Library

The Children's Library  is a lovely space to join in activities, use the internet, do homework, meet a mate or just chill with a book.
Bag Books

Space for all

The Children's Library is a space for all children, young people and their parents/carers. We welcome children with disabilities.
Toddler twins

Babies Love Libraries!

Babies, toddlers and pre-schoolers love songs and stories! Find out how they can benefit from using the library. 
Baby plays with a book

Sharing Books With Your Child

Hints and tips on how to choose, share books and use the library with your child
Educate and Celebrate

Schools at the Library of Birmingham

Essential infomation on planning your visit to the Library of Birmingham including our visit registration form.
Young woman with books at a Teenage Reading Group

Teenage Reading Groups

If you love reading or just want to meet new friends, why not check out one of the Teenage Reading Groups in the city? Get involved in writing bo
Looking down on from above on visitors to the children's library enjoying the bean bags.

Children's University

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

Wood of Words

Wood of Words is a fun interactive website which aims to encourage children to read and enjoy books and share their experiences. 
Toy fire engines

Get Ready, Get Set, Play!

Our pick of the best interactive websites suitable for under 5s  
Children's Book Awards

Children's Book Awards

A guide to Children's Book Awards.