Children's Library

You'll find the Children's Area of the Buena Park Library District a warm and welcoming place, especially for children from toddlers to 6th grade. Need help with a school assignment or finding a good book to read? Ask one of our friendly librarians. We are here to help you.

In the Children's Area, you'll find:

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Award-Winning Books for Kids

Interested in reading some of the greatest books for children ever written? Browse our selection of award-winning titles:

Computers for Children

The Children's Area has special educational computers reserved for just for kids. There are 5 AWE Early Literacy Stations® which have proved to be very popular!

School and Homework Resources

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HelpNow! provides live online homework help from an expert tutor; gives help in understanding a concept from class; foreign language homework help; allows you to take practice tests; lets you submit your writing to a writing lab and receive expert assistance;

Live tutors are available Mon - Sun 1:00PM — 10:00PM PST

Social Studies Fact Cards Online. The topics covered by Fact Cards are those California topics included in the social studies curriculum in California. While Fact Cards are designed for quick reference for students in grades 4 - 8, older students and adults will also appreciate the quick access to basic facts and figures on these topics.

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Scholastic BookFlix is an online literacy resource that pairs classic video storybooks from Weston Woods with related nonfiction eBooks from Scholastic to build a love of reading and learning. This engaging resource for children in grades PreK-3 will help early readers develop and practice essential reading skills and introduces students to a world of knowledge and exploration.

Searchasaurus -- Elementary School Searchasaurus - Elementary School
Kids Search -- Middle & Elementary School Kids Search - Middle School
Student Research Center -- High School & Middle School Student Research Center - High School
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American Library Association's Great Websites for Kids Librarians from the American Library Association share some of the best websites and online resources for children, parents, and caregivers.