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New Books for Kids

We just ordered these cool, new books! Click on one to request it!

A flicker of courage
On that Easter morning
Narwhal on a sunny night
Wait, rest, pause
Narwhals and other whales
The best friend plan
Dragon fire
Before the sword
Emily writes
5-minute Amelia Bedelia stories
Pinkalicious and the merminnies
Here in the real world
The spirit-eaters
The magnificent monsters of Cedar Street
Questions and feelings about adoption
Guns and the #neveragain movement
Could you escape the Paris catacombs?
Almost time
Bedtime for sweet creatures
Swim, Mo, swim!
One earth
Miriam at the river
Emily Windsnap and the tides of time
Gold rush girl
Bonnie & Ben rhyme again
The only woman in the photo
Double-O Dodo
Supergirl's sacrifice
Prairie lotus
Abby in Oz
Winterborne Home for vengeance and valor
The Berenstain Bears and the rowdy crowd
The Berenstain Bears' nature rescue
Arise and shine
Fly high, John Glenn
Miss Blake is a flake!
The atlas of amazing birds
Could you escape Alcatraz?
Could you escape the Tower of London?
Welcoming Elijah
Pug's snow day
Race to the Sun
Clean getaway
Snail crossing
Agent Lion
The bold, brave bunny
The great shark rescue
Cookie Monster's foodie truck
My survival
Fred's big feelings
Strong voices
Counting our blessings
What matters most
I love my teacher
The list of things that will not change
On the horizon
Mission impawsible
You Are Ready!
Twilight hauntings
The deceivers
Veil of shadows
The Berenstain Bears' big track meet
The paper kingdom
The music of life
Such a good boy
I love you with all my heart
Up on Bob
Glad, glad Bear
Old Rock (is not boring)
Where's baby?
Meet my monsters
Bird hugs
What's up, Maloo?


We have a bunch of fun reading challenges on Beanstack! Sign up for ongoing and new challenges on our Beanstack page.

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For Children and Families

Storytime Kits

We miss you and we know you miss storytime! That is why our librarians have crafted these storytime kits for you to use with your children at home. Learn how to use our kits here!

Toddler Storytime Kits

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Preschool Storytime Kits

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GPL’s Storywalk at Tawasentha Park is a perfect fall family activity! Take a visual stroll through one of our favorite children’s books. This half-mile walk encourages fresh air, exercise and literacy fun!

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Find thousands of books for children and teens in our e-library! Watch videos, hear read-alongs for young students, find your next favorite read, and more.

Learning Tools

Need an Encyclopedia? Want to learn a new language? Visit our Learning Tools page for great resources, databases, homework help, and more.

Guilderland School Resources

Homeschool Resources

Check out these Library resources and ideas for locally based activities to support your family’s unique homeschooling journey.

Recommended Podcasts

A list of podcasts curated by our youth services department head to keep your family entertained and informed. See the list here!