Parents & Caregivers

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Resources for Parents and Caregivers

Discover FREE resources and information to help you prepare your children for school, support their unique learning abilities, keep them safe online, and boost your child's academic success and achievement.

Ages & Stages

Each child has a unique set of needs, depending upon their age, learning style and personality. The first 5 years are especially crucial for physical, intellectual, and social-emotional development.

Inclusive Services & Resources

Support for families and all children, including those with disabilities and English learners, in a safe and welcoming environment that fosters a sense of belonging and increased peer interactions.

Family Learning Centers

Family Learning Centers provide free programs and services to families and individuals to improve literacy and life skills.

New Parenting Materials

Newest parenting titles added to English, Adult-level collections.

Education

Help for teachers and students; Education & Digital Literacy Strategy

Student Help

Excellence in school begins at our student center. Get an overview of all our resources for students.

Discover & Go - Museum Tickets

Discover & Go offers free or reduced price tickets to local museums for Bay Area library cardholders.

Tech Interactive Discount

Show your library card at The Tech box office for $3 off the Adult or $2 off the Children & Seniors combo prices. Excludes After Hours, Feature Films, special exhibits. Not valid with other offers.

Latest Blogs

Learn With Me: Early Literacy S & T

Each month, we'll journey through the alphabet, discovering different ways of creating memories and moments to share with the children in your life.

Nari Ferderer
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM

Learn With Me: Early Literacy Q & R (Quiet Time & Rhyming)

Each month, we'll journey through the alphabet, discovering different ways of creating memories and moments to share with the children in your life.

Nari Ferderer
Saturday, September 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM

Learn With Me: Early Literacy O & P

Early literacy is more than just reading, talking and singing with your child. What you say and share has just as much impact as how it's delivered.

Nari Ferderer
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 7:00 AM