Libraries for young adults

Young Poet Laureate 2017

Could you be Young Poet Laureate?

Applications are open for Young Poet Laureate 2018

Are you aged 13 – 17?

Would you like to develop your poetry writing skills?

Could you perform to audiences?

Apply to be Warwickshire’s Young Poet Laureate.

Your library

All Warwickshire Libraries provide a safe and friendly environment.  Joining the library is free. 

What can you borrow?

Help with your driving test and other big stuff.

Did you know you can practice your driving theory test, learn a language and more.

Reference and Learning – free online resources

Sorted! Books on prescription for young adults

The Sorted! book collections help children, young people and parents with common problems and situations, such as parents separating, the loss of someone close, anger, sadness, anxiety and worry.

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Join Reading Hack

Looking for opportunities to volunteer or to develop your C.V skills in communication, management, marketing and more? Reading Hack offers year-round activities and groups for 13-19 year olds to do just that.

Libraries with Reading Hack groups:

Get involved with creative Hacks, influence your library and encourage a love for reading in others.
Want to get involved?

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Love books?

Our young adult collections include the latest fiction and non-fiction, books for dealing with life, graphic novels and manga.

Record and review your reads:

What to read next

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Warwickshire Young Poet Laureate

The position of Young Poet Laureate is unique, giving the appointed person an opportunity to work with Warwickshire Libraries; taking part in events and activities across the county, under the mentorship of a professional poet. Warwickshire Young Poet Laureates have performed on the radio, on film, at festivals and led their own poetry workshops.

Warwickshire Young Poet Laureate

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Homework and study support

In the library

We have space for you to write and study in small groups. All libraries offer computer access and free WiFi.

Online

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Recommended websites

  • Turn 2 Page 1 – helping you to find out about children’s books.
  • Book Riot – writing about books and reading should be as diverse as books and readers are.

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Libraries for young adults was last updated on October 17, 2017.


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