Learning At Home
Books & Other Materials from KCPL

Browse KCPL's collection to find materials that support learning and literacy for all ages. If you'd like a custom recommendation or need help finding something specific, call 410-778-3636. If you have a suggestion of a title that could be added, please fill out our suggestion form.

KCPL has an array of resources to support educators of all kinds, including resources to help you teach at home, materials to support an existing curriculum, and learning aids for students. If you are unsure what learning format is best for your family, you can also explore information about different philosophies and approaches to learning.

STEAM at home can be extra fun with STEAM to Go! kits. These kits cover different science topics and are appropriate for a variety of age levels. Each kit includes books, activities, and an activity sheet with a list of contents and suggested uses. Checkout limit: 1 kit at a time for a 7-day borrowing period.

Available STEAM kits:

Request STEAM kits through the catalog or by calling 410-778-3636.

KCPL's Digital Library

KCPL's Digital Library contains ebooks, audiobooks, and research tools, as well as free online tutoring for K-12, online classes, test prep, and more.

You will need a library card to use the Digital Library. If you do not know your library card number, contact us for assistance. If you do not have a library card, you can apply for a temporary card online.

Explore the whole Digital Library or check out the section for kids.

Other Digital Library Resources

If you are a Maryland resident, you can access additional digital library resources through the State Library Resource Center. Sign up for an e-card with Enoch Pratt Free Library and check out these additional resources.

Tools for Supporting Learning at Home
Remote Learning in Kent County

Kent County Public Schools is committed to providing engaging learning experiences for all students while school buildings are closed.

Home Instruction in Maryland

Maryland recognizes home schooling as an alternative option to public school enrollment for students to receive regular, thorough instruction. The Maryland State Department of Education provides detailed information about this educational option.

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Chestertown, MD 21620

North County Branch
119 N. Main Street
Building E, Suite 3
Galena, MD 21635

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5746 N. Main Street
Rock Hall, MD 21661