Children

Blog Entries

Ignite Your Mind and Your Career with Brainfuse

Brainfuse has a variety of useful resources for every age and learning level including homework help, study tools and practice tests, college or career path counseling, resume and interview assistance and more!

Our new Brainfuse online resource includes three unique services, Help Now, ...

Events

Gingerbread Man Loose in the Library

All Day12/1 - 12/23
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Children's Area (Midwest City)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Family Programs
Event Description:
Oh No! The Gingerbread Man is loose in the Midwest City Library. Can you please help us find him before that tricky fox catches him? Follow the clues and learn about the library, too. The Gingerbread Man activity will be an ongoing scavenger hunt an...

Ralph Downs Elementary

December 10, 2019
1:30pm - 2:30pm
Northwest Library
Library Branch: Northwest Library
Room: Offsite (Northwest)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Computers & Technology, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Talk with second graders and collect library card applications...

Escape Halloweentown for Kids

December 10, 2019
3:00pm - 3:45pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room AB (Midwest City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Film & Movies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Trapped in Oogie Boogie’s lair, you’ll need to discover clues, solve his puzzles, and open the lock before it’s too late! ...

Escape Halloweentown for Kids

December 10, 2019
4:00pm - 5:00pm
Midwest City Library
Library Branch: Midwest City Library
Room: Meeting Room A (Midwest City)
Age Group: All Ages, Kids
Program Type: Film & Movies, Science & STEAM
Event Description:
Trapped in Oogie Boogie’s lair, you’ll need to discover clues, solve his puzzles, and open the lock before it’s too late! ...

Homework Help

December 10, 2019
4:00pm - 6:00pm
Southern Oaks Library
Registration
Library Branch: Southern Oaks Library
Room: Study Room A (Southern Oaks)
Age Group: Kids
Program Type: Books & Reading, Continuing Education, Homework Help, Reading Help
Registration Required
Seats Remaining: 30
Event Description:
Reading activities and Homework Helpers will be available on a first come, first serve basis to work on various school subjects. We can help you with reading, writing, math, science, anything! Open for kids in grades PreK-6th. Event will be held in t...

Databases

A B C E F G H I J L M N O P R S T U V W

Book Collection Nonfiction: Elementary School

Contains abstracts and searchable full text of nonfiction books about animals, weather, holidays, adventure, sports, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, nature, civics and more.

Visit resource website

Book Collection Nonfiction: Middle School

Contains abstracts and the full text of nonfiction books about careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies, history, science, women, civics and more.

Visit resource website

Britannica Escolar

Versiones en español de Britannica: Britannica Escolar Online para las edades de 6-12 y para las edades de secundaria en adelante, Enciclopedia Moderna.

Visit resource website

Britannica Library Children

A kid-friendly version of Encyclopedia Britannica designed to help K-5 students with homework assignments, school projects, and research reports.

Visit resource website

Britannica Library Young Adults

A version of Encyclopedia Britannica that is designed to help students in grades 6-8 with homework assignments, school projects, and research reports.

Visit resource website

CultureGrams

Contains state and country profiles, graphs and tables, photos, biographical articles, and unique information like recipes from around the world. There is a version of this database just for kids and a version for everyone else.

Visit resource website

Collections

Overdrive Icon

Kids Audiobooks & eBooks

Search a catalog of age-appropriate fiction and nonfiction eBooks just for kids. eBooks from OverDrive can be checked out for 7 or 14 days (you choose!) and when the checkout period expires, they check themselves in so there are never any late fees! Directions on how to enjoy these eBooks on your device may be found on this page.

Visit Resource Website
Overdrive Icon

Kids Comics & Graphic Novels

Just for comics and graphic novel fans! Browse our collection of digital comics and graphic books for Kids from Overdrive.

Visit Resource Website
Speakaboos

Speakaboos - Early Childhood Online Stories

Brought to you by the mind behind many of PBS’s early childhood series and geared toward children ages 2 – 6, Speakaboos is an early literacy product designed to introduce children to the joy of reading through interactive and engaging stories featuring characters they love. Parents and caregivers looking to supplement storytimes and provide healthy screentime will appreciate the multiple options to read.

Visit Resource Website