Be a Judge! This year, Delaware County Libraries will be awarding a Mock Ezra Jack Keats Award. Find out all about it here. We need your vote!

  • Early Literacy
  • Literature & Criticism
  • Diversity Studies
  • Adults
  • Parents
  • Readers
  • Seniors
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Right now, and for as long as schools are closed, Audible is offering instant streaming of a collection of stories to kids everywhere. All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet. Explore the collection, select a title and start listening. It's that easy.

  • Early Literacy
  • Kids
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  • Teachers

Day by day craft ideas, math and science activities, book suggestions, and more, that help promote early literacy.

  • Early Literacy
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  • Teachers

Each year students across Pennsylvania participate in choosing the Keystone to Reading Book Award winners

  • Literature & Criticism
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Download free eBooks from Open Library, an initiative of the Internet Archive. Parents, teachers and students, see the K-12 collection.

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  • Teens

The Pennsylvania Young Reader's Choice Award is sponsored by the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association. The purpose of the award is to promote the reading of quality books by young people in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, to promote teacher and librarian involvement in children's and young adult literature, and to honor authors whose works have been recognized by the students of Pennsylvania.

  • Literature & Criticism
  • Teachers
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The Picture Perfect STEM and Picture Perfect Science Lessons were developed by Emily Morgan and Karen Ansberry to help those working with elementary students integrate science and reading in a kid-friendly way. Use this brochure to see what is available in print or electronic format and to learn about the kits that are available to be booked by your local librarian.

  • Early Literacy
  • Science & Technology
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  • Teachers

Here you will find poetry resources for home and classroom, including information about the Young Poets Competition that runs February through May.

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Though the Delaware County Libraries are closed, the staff are making sure children and families are getting their storytime fix! Click here for virtual storytimes and a link to virtual events.

  • Virtual Storytime
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