Youth Services

  • Children's Literature Collection: Books focusing on reading readiness, storytelling, and writing for children aimed at parents and educators.
  • Helen Williams Collection: Helen Southgate Williams, a children's literature consultant, contributed many books to the Sterling Heights Public Library. These books are identified by a sticker of a woman reader.
  • Large Print Titles: Books are interfiled with the juvenile fiction. Look for a LT on the spine.
  • Magazines: Children's magazines are kept for a 2-year period. Titles include information on crafts, scouting, nature, computers, sports, etc.
  • Music on CD: Songs, sound effects, ethnic music, sound tracts, and music appreciation for our younger patrons.
  • Newberry and Caldecott Reference Collection: A reference copy of each award winner is available near the reference desk for in-house use only.
  • Videocassettes: Both fiction and non-fiction children's videos can be found in the Youth Services audiovisual area on the 1st floor.