Tamariki – Kids

Tamariki - Kids

A guide to the library for tamariki - what's new, homework help, and fun & games.

Stories at Home

Wā Kōrero: Storytimes

Missing Wā Kōrero: Storytimes at libraries? We've got some suggestions to keep the stories and fun alive for you and your tamariki.

Wā Pēpi: Babytimes

Wā Pēpi: Babytimes aren't on until Alert Level 1, but we've got some stories and rhymes for babies and under 2s to enjoy at home.

Baby Rhymes

Can’t make it to Babytimes Wā Pēpi? - why not try it at home? Words and actions for some of our favourite action rhymes to try at home.

Featured

School holidays October 2021

Holiday fun in week 2 of the school hols (Mon 11 October to Sun 17 October). Enrol for bookable programmes, or drop in for free activities.

Gavin Bishop reads Mrs McGinty and the Bizarre Plant

Hear Gavin Bishop read his legendary Christchurch book "Mrs McGinty and the Bizarre Plant" in the Edmonds Factory Gardens

Kids eAudiobooks

Kids eBooks

eResources for Tamariki

LOTE Online for Kids

Storytime in your language! Kids can enjoy a digital collection of children's books in Languages Other Than English.

Prenda Code Club

Prenda is a learn to code software for kids ages 8 - 18 that teaches the skills to make websites, apps, programs, animations, & video games.

Gale eBooks

Hundreds of electronic reference ebooks covering many subject, including health, business, history, literature, science, travel and more.

New for Tamariki

Homework help

LiveOnline

Get answers to questions & help using eResources. Alert Level 3 - LiveOnline operates 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday, & 10am to 2pm Saturday.

AnyQuestions

Free online homework help to New Zealand school students. Log on to the website from 1pm to 6pm Monday to Friday during the school year.

Many Answers

Many Answers is a place where you can search for answers to popular questions asked on AnyQuestions.

Reading

Kids' books newsletter

Our latest kids' books newsletter has titles that will excite young minds and foster a love of reading.

Picture books newsletter

Fun reading for the young children in your life - subscribe to our monthly picture books newsletter and find out what's new.

Bookworms Book Club for kids

Join Bookworms Book Club, uLibrary's kids bookclub for young listeners. This month's book is Gaslight by Eloise Williams.

Te Ao Māori for tamariki

Kapa haka group at the opening ceremony

Te Ao Māori for tamariki

Māori resources for tamariki. Get crafty, read and learn te reo Māori, and explore.

Kids' Treaty Zone

Meet Whetū Marama and her Koro (grandfather) as they find out about Te Tiriti o Waitangi.

Te Whata Raki

Come and discover our online world Te Whata Raki.

Discover the Library

Non-Fiction

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