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April 19

'In Conversation' with Mufaro Makubika

An exclusive conversation with Mufaro Makubika, A Nottingham playwright recently commissioned by Fifth Word theatre company to produce an adaptation of NoViolet Bulawayo’s 'Man Booker Prize' shortlisted 'We Need New Names'
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New emags available now

OverDrive and Libby FAQs and help

Answers to queries about the new eMagazines service Libby, where you’ll have access to over 3,000 free magazines
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Favourite Children's Authors

Some of our favourite author sites packed with activities to keep you busy.
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Storytelling for Children

Some of our favourite online story sites for children
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Home Learning for Primary aged children

Here are a few of our recommended resources to help primary aged children get started with homeschooling.
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Home Learning for Secondary aged children

Here are a few of our recommended resources to help secondary aged children get started with homeschooling.
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Spotlight: Library Heroes

Hear about three members of the Nottingham libraries team at the forefront of the local Covid response. 
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Come along to our lively and interactive Totstimes. With stories, singing and instruments, they are perfect for under 5s.
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Bookstart is a national charity giving free books to Under 5s.
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Things to do for young adults (11+)

These are some of our favourite websites for older children and young adults.
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