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New Books for Kids

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

Mustache duckstache
Dragon fury
Stephen Hawking
Ms. Jo-Jo Is a yo-yo!
Spin with me
We must not forget
Mel fell
Surviving social media
Zebra at the zoo
Party problems
Mister Impossible
Feelings like mine
The lion of Mars
Let's celebrate!
Field trip fiasco
We're better together
Eyes that kiss in the corners
The Berenstain Bears gifts of the spirit: caring
Coco Gauff
Happy springtime!
Climate action
Walking toward peace
City of the plague god
Biscuit and the little llamas
Skin and hair
Have I ever told you Black lives matter
Game changer
Aaron Burr's ghost and other New York City hauntings
Cars and trucks
Camp time in California
She caught the light
What are my rights?
The ups and downs of gravity
Doggo and Pupper
Beaky Barnes
Anya and the nightingale
Grand slam
Scaredy Cat
Chain of iron
High School Musical
Reuse it!
Hard-boiled bugs for breakfast
The legends of forever
The mysterious disappearance of Aidan S. (as told to his brother)
Kobe Bryant
Mind their manners
Working toward protecting the planet
The Evil Princess vs. the Brave Knight make good choices?
Big rig rescue!
Stars of the show
Someone builds the dream
The ABCs of Black history
Staying safe with healthy habits
Kate's Light
The Emancipation Proclamation
Good Night, Little Blue Truck
The tiger's nest
Sometimes I feel worried
Women in the Civil Rights Movement
Boardwalk babies
Iggy is better than ever
What is anti-racism?
Bear outside
Midnight train
Nicky & Vera
Cool rides that fly
Last mirror on the left
Crazy for apples
The queen's secret
Playing with fire
Fairy tales & fantasies
Fly Guy presents
The only
Houdini and me
The one thing you'd save
Mirror's edge
The 130-story treehouse


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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*NEW* Discovery Pages

Full of e-books, activities, crafts, and challenges designed by your Children’s Librarians.

New Discovery Pages added every month! For Young Adult Discovery Pages, go to the Foundry Teen Space webpage.

Click the image to explore the Discovery Page.

Previous Discovery Pages


Previous Virtual Storytime Pages

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Programs & Fun

Coming January 28th:

Did you know we adopted a cow?

Meet Marley! She is a Jersey Cow and lives at Dutch Hollow Farm in Schodack Landing, New York (about 30 minutes south of Guilderland).

Click the picture above to find out more about Marley.

Click here to watch a video of Marley in her hutch and click here to see Marley’s wobbly walk.

To get monthly updates about Marley, subscribe to our GPL Kids & Families Newsletter.


GPL Kids & Families Newsletter

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Read past issues of our GPL Kids & Families Newsletter here:

December 2021

November 2021

October 2021


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

Recommended Podcasts

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