Do you know that reading makes you smarter?

This is especially true for children. Count on Calvert Library to help you raise a reader!




Instantly borrow free digital movies, music, eBooks and more, 24/7 with Hoopla and your Calvert Library card. If you would like to see only children’s materials go into the settings and turn on Kids Mode.



Download eBooks and digital audiobooks to a smartphone, tablet, eReader, laptop, or computer. Find the kids collection by clicking on the dropdown collections arrow and choose Kids under Special.

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BookFlix® is a digital literacy resource that pairs more than 120 animated stories from Weston Woods with a best-selling nonfiction eBook from Scholastic on a similar subject. The fiction and nonfiction pairings are designed to strengthen early literacy skills while exposing young learners to real world concepts.

Reading Recommendations

Children’s Book Award Winners

Award winning reading choices!

Guys Read

Guys Read Virtual Vault of Good Books. This is the place to come if you’re looking for something to get a guy reading.

NoveList K-8

NoveList K-8 Plus is a database about books specifically for younger readers. It helps kids find books that are just right for their reading level and interests.