The Charles Sturt Library Service runs a number of programs throughout the year. This resource page has been developed to provide a one-stop-shop for ALL of the programs and services run by the library service that teachers, students and parents would find helpful and in which children can participate.
CBCA Children's Book Week will be held from the 18 - 25 August. The theme the 2017 CBCA Children’s Book Week is Escape to Everywhere.
Onekey - Google's children friendly search engine.
Overdrive for kids - Download children’s eBooks and eAudiobooks to a PC or eBook device including iPads and Android devices.
Find out more about downloads eBooks in Overdrive at
Access TumbleBooks - Online Read-Along books for small children. Talking picture books you can read online, or have read to you.
A world of online encyclopedias including:
World Book for Kids - Easy-to-read articles, multimedia, games, science projects, interactive tools, and activities for young readers.
World Book Info Finder - Reference content plus science fair projects, a Biography Centre, links to world newspapers, 21st century research guides, and much more.
World Book Reference Centre - This site offers encyclopedic content as well as computer and Web tutorials, government resources, e-books, and primary source documents.
World Book Discover - A collection of resources for differentiated learning including read-aloud, text translation, video, and clear, easy-to-read information.
Road to IELTS - Resources provided hours of intensive work on vocabulary, reading, writing, listening and speaking.
Note: you will need to enter your library card number to access the resources.
Road to IELTS Resources
Annual award for the "best all round" student chosen from each school in the City of Charles Sturt. The award is chosen using criteria at the discretion of each school. The award ceremony occurs in November of each year at the Town Hall and celebrates the awardees achievements. Read more...
Mayoral Make-A-Book is a fantastic and rewarding literature program for children who live or attend a school/kindergarten in The City of Charles Sturt.
The exciting news is that you can now submit entries in digital format. Read more...