Kids and Teens

The Edwards Libraries strive to provide access to mission critical information, support professional military and voluntary education programs and enhance the quality of life for our community. In fulfillment of this purpose, we offer access to popular fiction, non-fiction, children’s books, young adult books, public computers, Chief of Staff of the Air Force reading list, CLEP and DANTES test books and DVDs, fax machine, typewriters, language course packages, research assistance, magazines, newspapers, online research databases, Interlibrary loans, books on CD, Playaways, popular movies, music CDs and video games.


Online Tutoring and Career help for military families is now available at

Every tutor is screened, certified, and background checked, and no personal information is ever shared between student and tutor. Tutors work with one student at a time, the teach each process step-by-step to make sure the material is understood, but will never just give the answer.

Tutoring services are available for K-12 students. Career services are available to college students and adult learners including resume writing, test preparation, and family budgeting.

Please visit the library for more information and to request a passcode.

Books and Reviews

Book Clubs and Bestsellers


Military Career Guide Online

California Colleges

The Career Key

College is Possible

Financial Aid

Internet Public Library

Occupational Outlook Handbook

College and Career Search

Beginner’s Guide to Aeronautics
Developed by NASA, this site provides beginner’s guides to aerodynamics, propulsion, model rockets, and kites.

BNAPS Stamp Collecting for Kids
Provides advice and information on starting a stamp collection, stamp condition types, U.S. and foreign stamps, and a glossary. –
A kid-safe site with lots of games and activities. Requires JAVA.

Conjuror – Free Magic Tricks
Learn the tricks of the trade for 15 different magic tricks. –
Kids will like Math Baseball, Change Maker, and Spell Check games. –

Goodnight Mr. Snoozlebert – interactive games –

4Kids Treehouse –
Explore the treehouse and its activities.

Hands on Crafts –

Headbone Interactive –
Enter the headbone derby and win prizes.

Idea Box –

Kids Domain – Crafts
Contains extensive craft ideas and instructions. Clear instructions indicate whether adult supervision is necessary and the required ability level.

Kids’ Space –
Locate art, stories, and music by kids and follow links to other kids sites. It has large, easy-to-read text.

Kids’ Corner –
Solve a jigsaw puzzle, play hangman or read an interactive story.

Kidworld –
Contains art and stories by kids, as well as the Kids Cornfield magazine which has jokes, comics, news, puzzles, and facts.

Puzzlemaker –

Smithsonian Kids – Collecting
Teaches youngsters how to begin and maintain a collection and provides an introduction to the Smithsonian’s rock, coin, and stamp collections.

Tammy Yee’s Origami Page
Includes directions for more than 30 origami projects, grouped under such categories as nature, holidays, and multicultural.

The United States Mint h.i.p. Pocket Change
Provides information on starting a coin collection. Also includes a United States Mint timeline, coin news, and other links.