Welcome to the Huntsville Madison County Public Library For Kids!

Websites For Big Kids


AVL (Alabama Virtual Library)


All you need for school! You don't even need a card: if you are using your computer in the state of Alabama, you can now use AVL with no card - just start searching!

What can I find on AVL?
Here's some of the coolest stuff from your Alabama Virtual Library.

Encyclopedia of Alabama

Find out about Alabama's famous people, historic events, sports, art, literature, government, plant and animal life,
agriculture and more.

SIRS Discoverer - Maps

Need a map for a school paper or project? Find it here!  

Homework Alabama

Get homework help from a real tutor in Math, Science, Social Studies and English. 

Internet Public Library

Learn about presidents, find a science fair topic, or ask a librarian a question. 


Bartleby: Great Books Online

Dictionaries, encyclopedias, gazetteers, and style manuals in addition to works of poetry, folk and fairy tales, essays,
and classic fiction.


An exciting online experience around the reading of the Harry Potter books.

Shakespeare for Kids

While working puzzles, answering quizzes, and learning new words, the user is learning about Shakespeare, his plays, and Elizabethan England.

Your Dictionary

Search for words.

Social Studies

American's Library

Meet amazing Americans, time travel and learn about the 50 States.


The best place to become a knowledgeable citizen.

Gobal Trek

Travel the world without having to leave your computer!

African-American Mosaic

A Library of Congress Resource Guide for the Study of Black History and Culture.



Dinosaurs from A-Z!

Kids Geo

Learn about the world beneath you.

NASA Space Place

Games, animations, projects, and fun facts about Earth, space and technology.

Science News for Kids

A collection of the latest science news articles from around the globe.



Math games, apps and movies.

Math is Fun

Making math fun for Little Kids and Big Kids!

Math Moves U

Wondering how math is used in real life? At Math Moves U, you can practice algebra, geometry, word problems, fractions and decimals, all while playing games about music, sports and fashion.

Johnnie's Math Page

Activities to help with subjects like fractions, geometry, multiplication, statistics, probability, measurement, and numbers.

Just for Fun


Explore your world at the Exploratorium.

Tate Kids

Get creative online and explore the artist in you.

The Official Star Wars Website

All things Star Wars!

U.S. Chess Online

New to chess? Beginner's lessons and more!