Notice of closure

Following the Premier's announcement, for the continued good health of our community Glen Eira Libraries are closed from Thursday 9 July for six weeks or until health restrictions are lifted. Returns chutes will be closed. No new reservations for physical items may be placed. Due dates will be extended until 31 August. No late fees will be charged.

 

 

 

 

Reading and literacy for kids

Sharing books at home is a great activity for families.

At the libraries you can borrow from a huge selection of board books, picture books, easy readers, junior fiction and teenage fiction. 

Try these interactive online reading, creative writing and learning tools specially for kids.

BusyThings

Play and learn activities to support literacy and phonic skills in primary school aged kids. 

Go to Busythings 


Literacy Planet

Fun, interactive games play to build reading confidence in kids of all ages. 

Go to Literacy Planet 


PK Mag

Online magazine for primary kids, filled with book reviews, movies, music, arts and crafts, and activities. Experience the thrill of being published with PK. 

Go to PK Mag


StoryBox Library 

An online 'reading room' filled with online stories for Australian primary aged kids - the stories are a little bit cheeky, a little bit charming and a whole lot of fun!

Go to StoryBox Library 


TumbleBookLibrary Premium COMING SOON

An online collection of animated talking picture books, chapter books, language learning, graphic novels, non-fiction, and maths stories which will appeal to reluctant readers and bookworms alike.