Online resources for families

eBooks and eAudiobooks

We have an amazing range of children's eBooks and eAudiobooks on our BorrowBox app.

Read or listen to them for free with your Herefordshire library card. If you are not already a library member, you can join online.

Reading and rhyme resources

These resources provide interactive books to read, watch or listen to for children of all ages. There are also rhymes to sing along to and fun games to enjoy.  

Learning resources

These resources provide learning, revision and study support across curriculum subjects or for library clubs.

  • BBC Bitesize
    Study support to help with learning, revision and homework. BBC Bitesize provides study support for learners 5 to 16+ across a wide range of school subjects.
  • BBC Teach
    Free teaching resources for at home or school with interactive lessons and curriculum-mapped videos for primary and secondary school pupils.
  • Code Club
    Computer coding projects to teach how to create games and animations, for children 9 to 13 years.
  • Department for Education - Resources for learning from home
    A list of online educational resources to help children learn at home for primary and secondary school pupils across a range of subjects.
  • Encyclopedia Britannica
    One of the world's best known encyclopedias, Britannica Junior is for children 5 to 11 years and Britannica Student for children 12 to 17 years.
  • National Literacy Trust - Family Zone
    Ideas and guidance for activities at home to benefit reading, writing and language development, for children 0 to 12 years.