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The Children's Literature Web Guide

The Children's Literature Web Guide is an attempt to gather together and categorize the growing number of Internet resources related to books for Children and Young Adults. Author, David K. Brown, Director, Doucette Library of Teaching Resources.

http://www.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/aboutclwg.html

The Somerset County Library System

The Somerset County Library System. Their homepage Mission Statement:

  • To maintain a quality educational,informational and recreational Web site.
  • To select Web sites which answer the most frequently asked questions by our patrons.
  • To assist new users in navigating the Web.
  • To help parents by selecting outstanding Web sites for youths.

http://www.somerset.lib.nj.us/

ICONnect - Connecting Learners to Information

American Library Association's web page devoted to supporting school library media specialists to assume leadership roles to using the Internet. Sponsored by Follett Library Resources. This site includes online courses, student and family activities and online tours to prepare school librarians for leadership roles.

http://www.ala.org/ICONN/

Copyright and Fair Use Issues for School Librarians

Sponsored by LION (Librarians Information Online Network)

Provided here is information on how copyright issues affect the use of books, videos, multimedia, computer software, Internet resources, and other materials in school libraries.

http://www.libertynet.org/lion/copyright.html

Staff Development Course on Information Literacy

Online Bellingham Washington Pubic Schools Staff Development Course emphasizes student investigations as vehicles to explore the information available over the Internet. The course engages participants in learning the Research Cycle, several types of literacy, Gardner's Seven Intelligences and much more.

http://www.bham.wednet.edu/literacy.htm