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Boone County Teacher Services

Learn how BCPL supports early literacy and education. More services are listed below!

Eligible teachers can use a Teacher Card to check-out up to 30 items for a six week period for use in the classroom. Items may include books, software, CDs, or DVDs. Seasonal books and high demand items may be subject to restrictions.

Assignment Alert
Complete an Assignment Alert Form, and we will reserve material at the YS Information Desk for you.
Class Tours
We typically provide classes a tour of the library, stories or book talks, and time to check-out books. However, we can also design a program to suit class projects or research. (Please pick-up library card applications in advance for children who do not have one.)
Collection Request
Complete a Teacher Collection Request Form, and we will pull material for your in-class project or program.
Community Center on Wheels (CCoW)
View our Community Center on Wheels page.
Core Connections Kits
Assist educators in teaching Kentucky Core Content and in meeting Common Core Reading Standards. View our Core Connections Kits Form for more information.
Economics Curriculum Kits
These kits provide elementary teachers with materials and lesson plans to help teach the Kentucky Core Academic Standards for Economics/Financial Literacy and the Common Core Standards. The lesson plans are ready-to-use, with materials and books included. There are 3 copies of each kit. The kits may be placed on hold using a Teacher Library Card and then picked-up from the Children’s Department on the second floor of the Main Library. Preview the contents of our Economics Curriculum Kits.
Lit Kits
Provide a wonderful opportunity for interactive, early literacy experience to a small group of preschool children. View our Lit Kits Form for more information.
Youth Services gladly provides outreach services to certified, in-home childcare providers. Please call us at 859-342-2665 x8116 if you would like an Outreach Specialist to bring monthly Storytimes and special collections of books and music to your home. You can also email us at

Theme Kits

Theme Kits promote literacy while teaching preschool children about the world around them. You can place a Theme Kit on hold (limit: 2 at a time), download a PDF to preview the contents of all Theme Kits, or .

Websites for Teachers