Library services for children and young people

It's easy for children and young people to join the library. There's no minimum age and you don’t have to live in the borough.

Children's library

All our libraries offer a good selection of children's books.

We offer a wide range of services to children including:

Bookstart

Bookstart gives free books to every child in England and Wales at two key stages before school, as well as free packs for children with additional needs, tips and guidance on reading together, resources and activities.

To receive your Bookstart pack, email libraries@westminster.gov.uk and mark it FAO Children’s Officer.

Read more about Bookstart.

Young people's library

Our services for young people aged between 12 and 15 include: