For Children & Young Adults

Homework Help helps students find useful, accurate, online information. Students enter the site with homework questions and our online librarians work with them to find appropriate information.
Trained librarians from all over New Zealand are available between 1pm and 6pm each weekday during term time. is for students attending a New Zealand primary, intermediate, secondary school or are home-schooled. is part of the same service and is home to hundreds of entries on a huge range of topics, and is fully searchable.


Come along for stories and fun for pre-schoolers and their caregivers.

  • Storytime & Music at Timaru Children’s Library every Friday 11.30am – 12 noon.
  • Super Story Mondays at Timaru Children's Library every Monday 4pm - 4.30pm (for primary-aged children).
  • Storytime & Craft at Temuka Library every Wednesday 10.30am – 11.30am.
  • Storytime & Craft at Geraldine Library every Wednesday 10.30-11.30am.