Online Resources for Kids

 (Some lists and links compiled by Whatcom County Public Library, Bellingham, WA) 


Fun and Games:

Good Books:

Children’s Authors and Illustrators:

Family Media Guide:

  • Alliance for Childhood
    The Alliance for Childhood promotes policies and practices that support children’s healthy development, love of learning, and joy in living.
  • Common Sense Media
    Family friendly entertainment guide
  • Growing With Media
    Parents, can’t get your child away from the computer? Then this site’s for you, with practical tips on how to control the use of video games, television, and other media.
  • Kids Source Online
  • Parent’s Choice
    The Parents’ Choice Awards Committees search out and recommend products that help kids grow – imaginatively, physically, morally and mentally – fairly priced products that are fun, safe and socially sound. Children’s media that helps children.
  • Plugged In
    Movie ratings with detailed information in the language, nudity, sex and violence categories. Also rates music and TV shows.