Storytime is held regularly in fall and spring. It is geared to children under age 5. They will enjoy a fun-filled time of Stories, Songs, Crafts, & Activities. McKeesport and White Oak are the primary locations. In summer, many activities for preschoolers and school-age children are scheduled.
** Event calendar -- with current dates and times.
State and Library-funded Sites:
- Kids Info Bits
Elementary-aged children can explore educational topics, from animals to geography to health. Find articles, pictures, charts, graphs, and more.
Instruction on online safety issues (for grades 3-6)
- Research in Context
This database is designed for middle school students and provides articles, videos, and primary source materials for a variety of subjects, including science, social studies, and language arts. Easy to search and provides citations.
- Little Pim -- learn another language online. It's FREE. You do have to register with your email.
- AP Images --
More than 500,000 current and historical photographs and graphics can be searched by date, place and subject. More than 800 photographs are added to the archive daily.
- Find a Topic
- World News
- Overdrive for kids
(Library eBooks and audio books)
Electronic picture books which you can read or have read to you. Also chapter books, math stories, puzzles and games, and videos.
- NoveList K-8
Reviews and suggestions for 38,000 fiction titles of interest to students in grades K-8
eBooks about People, Places, History, Science, Nature -- with videos and links.
Pairs of classic video storybooks with related nonfiction eBooks
- Books and author links,
including lists for parents & educators
- Scholastic's The Stacks
Homework & Curious Kids
Brand Name Games