All in-person services will be closed Friday, Aug 7 for a city-wide cost-saving furlough day.
The Main Library is open with limited access and self-service holds pickup. The Meadows Branch Library continues to offer holds carryout appointments. Materials returns are accepted at Main Library and Meadows Branch Library.
Read & Listen
Hoopla Streaming Media
PARENTS: Set up KIDS MODE in hoopla to browse only child-friendly books, movies, music and TV.
Overdrive for Kids
Browse, sample, place holds and borrow eBooks and other media for the appropriate age and reading level.
Tumblebooks: Interactive library for kids
TumbleBook Library is an online collection of animated, talking picture books which teach young children the joys of reading in a format they'll love.
All ages audio book database. Unlimited access to all the books, all the time.
Just click and listen.
Read with Us
Thanks to Boulder Channel 8, you can now bring the Boulder Public Library storytimes into your own home.
Jeff and Paige Concerts
Enjoy free online access to recorded videos of Boulder’s beloved performers, Jeff & Paige. The videos feature science and nature-based music and content for kids. Made possible by the generous support of the Boulder Library Foundation and the City of Boulder’s Library & Arts and Parks & Recreation departments.
Enjoy unlimited plays in curated collection for kids. Set parental controls using Common Sense media.
Hoopla Streaming Media
Streaming movie/TV, music, ebooks and audiobooks:
Just for Teens
OverDrive for Teens
Specially curated eBooks and audiobook for teens to browse and download.
Teen Book Cloud Library
Grades 7-12 ebook database
Creativebug.com has more than 1,000 award-winning art & craft video classes taught by recognized design experts and artists. An inspirational resource for DIY, crafters and makers
Teen Zoom Chats
Connect with other teens, chill, and vent about being stuck at home with Teen Chat.
Sign-up with the link above to join a weekly virtual meeting just for teens.
Viral Art: Virtual Exhibit Submissions
Making art at home is a great way to express how we’re feeling during the stay at home order. Whether you identify as a doodler or bona fide artist, the library wants you to submit pictures of your art and creations. This online gallery will be accessible through the library’s website.
Use our collection of research databases and ebooks to support students during their online learning. Reach out to library staff if you need help accessing any content.
A trusted source of read-alike recommendations specifically for middle school and younger readers.. Find books that interest you. Parents and teachers can also find tools to teach with fiction books and engage young readers.
National Geographic Kids Edition
Includes NG's Kids magazine edition, book publications on peoples, animals, and places, as well as videos and images.
Interactive Math books for K-6.