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These library tools can be very helpful with schoolwork.  A library card is required for access outside of our locations.

Getting Started Brochure
Our children's librarians have created this guide so you know where to look on our website for different types of information.

Student Success Library Card
A library card created for students through a special partnership with Fayette County Public Schools.

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Early literacy does not mean teaching young children how to read. Instead, it means helping children develop the skills they will need to become successful readers. Early literacy activities build rich language skills: vocabulary, self-expression, and understanding (comprehension). These skills help children make sense of printed words when they start reading.

Children’s Librarians have identified five early literacy practices that help children get ready to read. Here is a list of the five early literacy practices, and some activities you can do with your child to... more info

What is Early Literacy?

Early literacy does not mean teaching young children how to read. Instead, it means helping children develop the skills they will need to become successful readers. Early literacy activities build rich language skills: vocabulary, self-expression, and understanding (comprehension). These skills help children make sense of printed words when they start reading.

Children’s Librarians have identified five early literacy practices that help children get ready to read. Here is a list of the... more info

Please note:  Only Central Library will be hosting storytimes during August.  The regular storytime schedule for all Library locations will resume in September.

Daycares and preschools, please call ahead for all children's programming.

Early literacy does not mean teaching young children how to read. Instead, it means helping children develop the skills they will need to become successful readers. Early literacy activities build rich language skills: vocabulary, self-expression,... more info

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