All Boulder Public Library locations will be closed Monday, February 15 for Presidents’ Day.

Youth Services

Reading Resources

Fall Early Literacy Fair Information

TumbleBook Library
Online collection of animated, talking picture books to teach young children the joys of reading.

Helping young readers find their next read.
OverDrive for Kids
Downloadable ebooks and audiobooks.

Reading Pals

Little Pal Application
Big Pal Application
Promoting literacy skills and a love of reading for children. Little Pals, grades K-3, are paired with a Big Pal, students in grades 9-12.

Reading Buddies

A partnership of BoulderReads & CU-Boulder. Reading Buddies serves little buddies in K-5 grade by matching CU students for one-on-one time to read, write and do literacy activities. Reading Buddies meet 1.5 hours per week for 13 weeks, fall and spring semesters.


Teen Resources

Teen Events
Special events just for teens.
The Foundry
A teens only tech lab.


Educator Resources

Request a Class Visit

Children’s Library Account Application [pdf]
Printable Children’s Account Application for teachers to send home with students to get parent’s signatures.

Educator’s Account
With an Educator Account, patrons are able to hold up to 20 books and checkout up to 40 books for six weeks. Open an account at any of our public service desks.

Educator’s Collections