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Children's eResources

eResources are suitable for children aged 0-12 years and/or their parents, teachers and carers. 
NOTE: To access some resources you will need to have a current Camden Libraries card. 

For more information on the content of this page email the Children’s Librarian

                                              

World Book Online for Kids
World Book Online for Kids is an encyclopaedia which offers easy-to-read articles, engaging multimedia, games, science projects, interactive tools and activities. 

 

BusyCode
A fun introduction to computer programming for children 5 and up. Children will learn to create, run & debug simple computer programs. 

 

LOTE Online for Kids
Children can now enjoy more than 600 digital books in over 25 languages, together with English translations, from the comfort of home!

Languages include Arabic, Italian, Spanish, Hindi, Chinese, Serbian and Greek

 

StoryBox Library
It's Storytime, anytime! Stories read aloud by some of our most-loved authors and celebrities. Great for bedtime or anytime. 

 

Ziptales
Missing Home Readers?

Take the online test and be matched with levelled readers at your child's level. Over 600 books are available. Stories include voiceovers, animations, games, quizzes and more to help make reading FUN! 

 

Ecomics 
Read comics from your computer or smart device. Borrow from over 350 Marvel titles and almost 170 Disney titles including Frozen, Star Wars and Mickey Mouse, to Marvel Comics’ Spiderman and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

 

Tumble Books Library
Tumble Book Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach children the joy of reading in a format they'll love.

 

Muzzy Club Language Course 
Right now, with no teaching required, your child has the natural ability to start speaking a foreign language. Developed by the BBC, Muzzy's simple and effective program works by teaching through fun and animated stories featuring Muzzy and friends. These stories use the natural immersion method, which is modeled after the way children learn their first language.

 

Literacy Planet by Intrepica
Literacy Planet encourages the learning of essential literacy skills including pre-reading, phonics, sight words, grammar and punctuation through a reward-driven learning platform that is fun. 

 

Encyclopaedia Britannica
Access to one of the world’s best Encyclopaedias. Information available at adult, high school and primary levels. Includes links to other online sources, journals and magazines.