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Youth Kits & Unique Items

Our selection of kits are for play, learning, and exploration. Kits available for check-out include American Girl Dolls, Science Kits, Book Discussion Kits, and more!

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Youth Library Tours

Interested in scheduling a tour of the Youth Library? We offer library tours throughout the year and love to have visitors of all ages!

School Visits

Library staff are available to offer book talks, research instruction, and hands-on technology instruction in your classroom.

Special Needs Resource Collection

Books, DVDs, flashcards and games for children with special needs available for check-out.

Parent & Teacher Collection

Books, test prep, and resources for educators available for check-out.

Free Online Literature Resources

We've collected a list of online resources for you to find literature and other educational resources, all available for free in digital, eBook, and audiobook formats for your remote learning needs.

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LGBTQ+ Inclusive Books

Check out these lists of some of the many fiction and nonfiction books we have at EPL that include characters with diverse gender identities and orientations or that discuss topics relevant to LGBTQ+ youth and allies. Click the underlined call numbers next to each title to read a description of the book and see if it's available. You can also search our online catalog for more books.

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Early Literacy Tips

Help get your child ready to read with these simple activities!

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