Resources for Children




ABCmouse. is a global education initiative of Age of Learning, Inc. Its goal is to help children build a strong foundation for future academic success by providing a comprehensive and engaging online curriculum to greatly assist early learners to succeed in pre-k, kindergarten, and early elementary school programs. Available for use only on Columbia Public Library computers.

Scholastic Book Lists: A great resource to help find books on topics or themes that interest children. Includes summaries of the books as well as recommended grade level.

Common Sense Media: independent reviews, age ratings, & information about all types of media from books to movies to video games.

Kids Reads: Reviews of new children’s books, info about upcoming titles, author interviews