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5 to 12 years - Merton

Five to twelve years

Reading and Books

You will find a range of story books to suit all ages, tastes and interests. There are books to help with homework, talking books, graphic novels and more.

Summer Reading Challenge

Children can take part in the national Summer Reading Challenge aimed at 4 - 11 year olds.  The scheme is designed to encourage the love of reading and enjoyment of libraries.  Children will receive rewards as they read more books, and also be entered into a prize draw.  There's also plenty of activities to take part in. 

DVD and films

There are a wide range of children's DVDs available in all libraries. Children can also enjoy film screenings in select libraries.

Homework and study support

There is study space available in all libraries and our friendly and approachable staff are always happy to help with individual homework enquiries.

Computer and internet access

All Merton's libraries have dedicated children's computers that can be used for free. All computers are filtered to exclude inappropriate websites.