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Children's University

Bexley libraries, Bexley Local Studies and Archives, and the London South East Children’s University are now working together! We aim to encourage and support children aged 5 – 14 to become involved in the many and varied educational experiences that are available in all aspects of their lives which extends and complements their learning beyond the school environment.

Bexley are piloting the Children’s University in 5 of their primary schools and with their virtual school for looked after children with the aim of rolling it out further in the New Year.

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Bath, Book, Bed 

Children’s reading charity BookTrust have launched a free new booklet for all parents/carers of young children, putting stories firmly at the centre of a good night’s sleep.

You can pick up a free copy of the new Bath, Book, Bed booklet, featuring the top tips and advice of TV parenting expert Jo Frost, in all libraries in Bexley.

The BookTrust website features a Best Bedtime Books list and has lots more ideas, guidance and practical tips on ensuring stories are part of every child’s bedtime routine. Visit to find out more.


Bookstart Bookstart Pack

Bookstart is the national programme that gives the gift of free books to children at around eight months and three years, along with guidance material for parents and carers.

Find out about National Bookstart


My Account

Who Next -When children ask: “Who can I read next?” or “Who writes like my favourite author?” the answers are here.
Click on this link which will take you to the e-Reference page and then scroll down and click on the Who Next image. 

New Childrens Items
The ice bear miracle
Kitty and the sky garden adventure
Peppa goes swimming
Return to yesterday
I love you, Elephant!