Kids & Teen Services

The Library’s staff, wide-range of resources and intriguing programs encourage creativity and learning. We welcome kids of all ages and parents to visit the library for fun, engaging activities, diverse collections and learning support.

How Can We Help You Today?

College Resources

For Educators & Homeschoolers

Special Needs Collection

Youth Reading Lists

Teen Reading Lists

Teen Advisory Board

BDL Junior Volunteers

Teen & Tween Book Boxes

College Resources

Library eResources

Are you in need of homework help? Perhaps you have a book report to cover a given subject. Try some of the available eResources from MeL below. They are free to use.

Additional Youth Services


Enjoy learning about kids books your little one will enjoy. Click here to view the full collection.

The Great Start Collaborative of Livingston County (Great Start Livingston) is a partnership of local community agencies, businesses, early childhood and K-12 educators and parents. Get more details here.

Enjoy stories and activities to keep your kid busy. View the BDL Youth Blog here.

Online and In- Person tutoring available for K-12 subjects including SAT/ACT essential study prep.


Check out teen library on Instagram!

Looking for printable craft instructions, video tutorials? You are in the right place. Lear about all those little extras for the Library’s Teen Virtual Events.

DIY To Go Videos

A new service for kids and teens ages 9-18. Readers can sign up to receive a one-month subscription to our new Library Book Box service! Subscribers will enjoy two library books selected by our librarians to check out plus fun extras for you to keep. Sign up during the first week of the month to receive the next month’s box. Space is limited.

Book Box Registration will resume August 1st.

Upcoming Youth & Teen Events