Children's Resources

Due to precautions to impede the spread of COVID19, Billings Public Library services are closed at this time. All due dates for library materials have been extended until May 1.

Please do not return materials to the Main library downtown or the Community Library at the City College.

While we are social distancing ourselves you can still enjoy the world.  Follow these links to great virtual tours of museums, zoos, national parks and other amazing places.

Cultural Getaways

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British Museum - Virtual Tour Travel from 2,000,000 BC to modern day. 
Guggenheim Museum Logo Opens in new windowGuggenheim Museum, New York - Virtual Exhibits promoting the appreciation of modern and contemporary art.

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Louvre Museum, Paris France - 360° Virtual Tour explore the world’s largest art museum.


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The Metropolitan Opera, New York - Live Streaming past Opera performances daily.
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National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. - Virtual Tour of the Nation’s Art Museum
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National Women’s History Museum, Washington, D.C. - Virtual Tour of a complete view of American History.
San Diego Zoo LogoSan Diego Zoo and Safari Park - Live Cams Enjoy the antics of apes, giraffes and so much more!Smithsonian Logo Opens in new windowSmithsonian’s National Zoo & Conservation Biology Institute - Live Cams Enjoy the antics of pandas, elephants and naked mole rats!
ZooMontana Logo Opens in new windowZooMontana Facebook Page - Find photos, information and videos from your hometown zoo!
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Georgia Aquarium - Live Cams Take a trip under the sea!
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Monterey Bay Aquarium - Live Cams Tune into the antics of various ocean animals
Star Atlas logo Opens in new windowStar Atlas, where kids can explore more than 60,000 stars, locate planets, and watch sunrises and even solar eclipses.

Accelerated Reader Books


Searching for Accelerated Reader books is fun and easy with this free online tool.

eBooks for Children


Children will enjoy our new collection of eBooks from any device with an internet connection. At the log in screen, enter the first seven digits of your library card number for the username.  The password is the same.

Explorers


From astronauts to seafarers, find information about many types of explorers.

Homework Center


Listed by subject matter, young students may find resources for conducting research.

Kid Info


Homework Helper is a free homework helper which provides quality Pre K-12 educational websites and videos.

My Homework Helper


Peruse a variety or study resources organized by grade level.

Science Fair Projects


Looking for a science fair project idea? Check out these resources to find what you need.