Collections for Kids
There are 25,000 youth books in the Brownell Library collection, for toddlers to teens.
The Picture Book Room contains bins of Picture Books, Board Books for babies, Easy Readers for kids learning to read, and a large collection of Folklore and Fairy Tales. Holiday Books, Caldecott Award Books and Red Clover books are also here. There are puzzles and toys to enjoy in the room, and a computer to look up titles.
The Juvenile Fiction Area contains chapter books for children up to Grade 6, including beginning chapter books and classics, and a special shelf of Oversize Books with amazing illustrations. Our DVD Shelf is in this area, along with 3 computers to look up titles and one for children's internet use. Kids Board Games are available for in-library use.
The Juvenile Nonfiction Area includes information books for all ages, preschool through high school. Come here when you have class assignments or for personal interests, whether science, sports, poetry or history. We have encyclopedias you can check out, plus audiobooks and videos. There are 3 internet computers here for students.