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Gaines County Library System

Kids and Teens: Books, Websites, and more

Gaines County Library's TAG, Teen Blog and Instagram

      Teen Advisory Group and Members



MS Jamie's
Children's Story Blog

hildren Having Awesome and Outstanding Storytimes!   

TCOT kids logo Take Care of Texas KIDS!

It's the only one we've got. Learn how to  Conserve Water.
Every Drop Counts!!! Learn how by playing games and reading news just for kids.
Teacher tips are  available.

Watch videos  to see what some amazing kids did to Take Care of Texas.
Learn from Sky and River, Texas Blue Lacys, the state dogs of Texas, by downloading "River and Sky's Lone Star Activity Book"!

Just click on the smiling dogs picture and join in the fun with kids all over Texas!

Fun & Games & Stuff

     Check out the folder to the left for some great things to do and play.

Homework Help

Start here for your online research and homework help!

An extensive collection of Web sites that can help you with a wide range of subjects you may be researching for school assignments.

Books for Fun

  • By way of Book Sense, a list of children's books that are flying off the shelves.
  • Web sites that talk about books for kids and teens.

College Bound?  Check out the links below.

  • Financial Aid Information the most comprehensive source of student financial aid information, advice and tools -- on or off the web.
  • SmartScholar helps you get smart on paying for college helping you find and apply for the best scholarships for college. Articles about scholarships, loans and financial aid are written by experts in education.
  • FAFSA Federal Student Aid offered through the office of Federal Student Aid, Department of Education.
  • Ultimate FAFSA Resource Guide: Use the trusted sites in this guide to help you navigate the FAFSA and the world of federal student aid.
  • Texas Guaranteed Student Loan Corporation  Created by the Texas Legislature in 1979, TG is a public, nonprofit Corporation that administers the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP).
  • Foundation Center Online maintains the most comprehensive database on U.S. grantmakers and their grants.
  • Catalog of Federal and Domestic Assistance  gives you access to a database of all Federal programs available to State and local governments; federally -recognized Indian tribal governments; Territories (and possessions) of the United States; domestic public, quasi-public, and private profit and nonprofit organizations and institutions; specialized groups; and individuals.