Online Resources for Kids

Kid using laptop
Access a wide range of resources to support your childs learning experience.

**New Kids Catalog**

Digital Entertainment & Streaming logoOverdrive: Kids collections downloaded to your phone, desktop, or e-reader
hooplaStream movies, music, and tv on demand
ComicsPlusCheckout comics and graphic novels like Adventure Time and Angry Birds
Tumblebooks: Read watch learn, popout books for kids
Axis360: Checkout digital media materials

Online Tutoring

Enjoy the benefits of having live tutors and test prep for grades K-12.

brainfuse logoBrainfuseGet live online homework help, skills building, writing assistance, and more. Live help is available 24/7.




Join our library staff for Virtual Storytime! Watch as our staff reads books to kids of all ages.

View past HPL Storytime videos on YouTube.

Craft Time

Want to learn a new skill? Watch as our talented staff teaches you new crafting skills.

View past HPL Craft Time videos on YouTube.


Want to play games but have no one to play with? Join our staff for a virtual game night with other members of the community.

Learning Link

Through Learning Link, HISD and Alief ISD students will have FREE, 24/7 access to HPL’s vast assortment of books and resources at any library location or at home.

More online resources are listed on the Education and Parenting pages.