Kids & Teens

Everything early learners, kids, and teens need to become lifelong learners.

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    Kindergarten to Middle School

    The Library has everything kids and their families need to make learning fun, from e-books to learning aids to help with homework and projects.
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    Quest for Adventure

    Join the Library for an amazing reading adventure—all from home. Complete fun at-home activities and find fantastic book recommendations on our Summer Reading 2020 Quest for Adventure.
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    Resources to Support Online Learning

    Explore the Library's wide array of resources to support New York's educators, whether they’re teaching online, looking for materials to support their curriculum, or connecting students with engaging learning aids.

Major support for educational programming is provided by Merryl H. and James S. Tisch.
Major support for children's and young adult programming is provided by the Andreas C. Dracopoulos Family Endowment for Young Audiences.
Additional major support for educational programming is provided by Arthur W. Koenig; Stavros Niarchos Foundation; Mr. and Mrs. Timothy R. Barakett Endowment for Children's and Young Adult Programs and Services; The Jacqueline K. Gadomski Living Trust; Lisa and Jeff Blau; The Hearst Foundation, Inc.; The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development; Mr. and Mrs. Robert Baker Family Foundation; New York Life Foundation; The Morris and Alma Schapiro Fund; The Bok Family Foundation; Beth and Christopher Kojima; The Pinkerton Foundation; Good Samaritan, Inc.; The Joseph H. Flom Foundation; Mitch and Joleen Julis; the Estate of Charles J. Mauro; the E.H.A. Foundation; Con Edison; The Walt Disney Company; Jack Kress; and the Estate of Brooke Russell Astor.