eKids – online & digital resources

The links below are for a selection of websites that feature information about children’s literature and reading.

Some of Gladstone Regional Libraries’ online or digital resources for children and young people can be accessed by clicking on the images below. For more digital resources go to our eLibrary page.


Children’s Book Council of Australia provides links to websites of Australian authors and illustrators and lists the Book Week award winners announced every August.

Slime Kids has a collection of book trailers organised by year and by grade level and language-arts related games in categories such as spelling, typing, vocabulary and grammar. The website also showcases an array of exceptional literacy-related resources such as author and book review websites.

Little Big Book Club  a website to promote reading, the discussion of books, and the promotion of Australian authors and illustrators.

Storyline Online  has videos of actors reading picture books.