Children’s & Tweens Library




Browse Children’s Collection



Online animated picture books, ebooks and read-along chapter books, graphic novels, educational videos, and audio books



Call 870-580-0701 to hear a story, a nursery rhyme, and a song. A new story each month!

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Library2Go Kids

Downloadable eBooks, Audiobooks, and Videos


Book Lists Organized by grade level and genre

Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database



Popular children’s Magazines



Event Calendar & Registration

Children’s and Tween Programs

Story Time

Themed stories, activities and crafts for preschoolers


1000 Books Before Kindergarten

Prepare your child to learn to read

Tween Library Council

Help make decisions about fun tween activities and books to purchase.


Comic Book Day Story Time

Dress as your favorite super hero.

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Babies & Books Story Time

Stories, songs, and games for babies and toddlers
Tuesdays at 10:30



Great Websites for Kids

Popular online sites kids enjoy.


ABC Mouse

Use while in the Library

Learning activities targeting preschool, pre-k, kindergarten and early primary education.


Student Portal

Library suggested educational resources for students.

Bedtime Reading for Children

Learn about the benefits of bedtime stories and find great bedtime books online.

Resources for Dyslexia

Articles, resource guides, book lists, and more!

Program Guide

Pick up a printed guide at the Library or read it online.

 The Children’s and Tweens Library is more than just books!
It’s your destination for educational, inspirational, entertaining items
to enjoy at the Library or to take home.

All ages need a Library card. Apply for your card HERE, then pick it up when you visit. Residents of Baxter County are issued a Library card at no charge. Registration for programs requires child must have valid Library card. Please get Library cards in advance of Summer Programs registration day. Space in programs is limited. If you no call/no show TWICE for ANY events for which you are registered, you will automatically be placed on a waiting list for all future activities.
Children’s computers access the internet (with parent’s permission). Early learning stations promote technology at early ages! Parents may borrow a laptop while their child is using a computer. Or, visit the Parenting section for books, magazines and more! All Children’s and Tween Library Programs are offered at NO CHARGE as a service of the Baxter County Library and generous sponsors.

Look at our Facebook page The Children’s Library at The Baxter County Library!