Kids & Teens

#Kids and Teens: Library Academy

Library Academy - Free readymade activities for kids of all ages! Keep kids learning with the library!

Make your quality time learning time by engaging your kids in Library Academy! If you haven't yet, please sign up for our weekly Library Academy newsletters to get easy-to-use programs that you can use wherever you are. They each start with a great book, include tons of enriching activities and coincide with a library program that are designed to encourage reading motivation and build literacy skills. Learning is fun when you bring the library home!



#Library Academy for Educators

Looking for curriculum inspiration? Love to read and want to encourage your students to become lifelong readers? Enroll in Library Academy For Educators for professional development resources that are designed to help you find new ways to use books in your classroom. Our lessons are geared to educators to offer new ideas and share different teaching methods. Get teaching support from the Library now. Sign up here!


Get a Library Card

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A Library Card in Every Student's Pocket

Simply enter a student ID to access a fine-free library card! The Student Card is available for free to all students at any public school system in Duval County.

Science Fair Help

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You've got a science fair project to do, but now what? How do you get started?  Don't worry, the Library has your back! 

Miss Humblebee's Academy

Miss Humblebee's Academy

Get ready for kindergarten.

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The Library’s unique collection of thematic story time programs that you can take home.

Jax Kids Book Club

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A FREE early literacy summer reading program for all Duval County Pre-Kindergarteners who are preparing to enter kindergarten in the fall of each year.

Chat, Text, or Email with a Librarian Monday - Saturday 9am - 6pm.