Librarian Resources

Audiobooks
Book Fair
Lexile
Library Catalogs
Library Skills
Electronic Resources
Research Skills


Book Vendors
Barnes and Nobles www.barnesandnoble.com Great site for Full Reviews (School Library Journal - Grade Recommendations)
Bound To Stay Bound Books www.btsb.com Sibert award is named after their long time president
Follett Library Resources www.titlewave.com Library Bound/Guaranteed, Search by Subject, Grade level, Reviews/Awards
Half.com- www.half.com Used Books for finding Out of Print materialsPerma-Bound Books http://www.perma-bound.com Library Bound/ Guaranteed,
Collection - Cataloging, Selection, Deselection/Weeding, Censoring, Inventory
Apps - Best Apps for Teaching & Learning
Banned Books
Book Selection - recommendations for reading and buying for the library
Collection Development Guidelines (Selecting books for the library)
Crying Over Spilled Milk - Article about Weeding
Inventory - Importance of doing Inventory
Library of Congress Catalog
Weedling Library Collections - ALA
Workflows Handbook - Library Program - Instructions on Cataloging Books, Circulation, Inventory, Reports - Student Barcodes, Overdue Notices, Bar Codes for Books (Dumb Labels), etc.

Library Program Resources
Library Program - 1st grade
Library Program - 2nd grade
Library Program - 3rd grade
Library Program -4th grade
Library Program - 5th grade
AASL(American Association of School Librarians) http://www.ala.org/aasl/
Beyond The Book Storytimes http://btbstorytimes.blogspot.com/search/label/An%20index%20of%20stories Children's Librarian Steven blogs about his storytime programs
Booktalks- Scholastic.com Librarians' Booktalks http://www.scholastic.com/librarians/ab/booktalks.htm
Booktalks Quick and Simple http://nancykeane.com/booktalks/default.htm
Bookmarks - The Bookmark Book
BreitLinks: William P. Breitsprecher's Homepage http://www.breitlinks.com/INDEX.HTM Library Media
CCBC http://www.education.wisc.edu/ccbc/links/default.asp
Crossword Puzzles - Hooked on Caldecott Winners: 60 Crosswords Puzzles:
Guide for Teacher Librarians - LibGuides at Springfield Township High School http://sdst.libguides.com/content.php?pid=198338&sid=
ILILE, Institute for Library and Information Literacy Education http://ilile.org/ ODE Checklist of Library Guidelines
IMAGINON: JUST FOR FUN http://www.imaginon.org/Just_For_Fun/default.asp#archive Games to go with books
ISpy in the Library http://www.scholastic.com/ispy/games/index.htm
Library Sparks (Magazine) http://www.highsmith.com/librarysparks/ Free Samples (lessons, printables)
Libraries on the Web - Real and Virtual http://www.internet4classrooms.com/libraries.htm
Puzzlemaker www.puzzlemaker.com Make Word Searches and crossword puzzles
Read-Aloud Handbook - Dos and Don'ts of Reading Aloud http://www.trelease-on-reading.com/rah-ch4.html
ReferencePowerPoint.pptSchool Library Monthly (formerly School Library Media Activities Monthly http://www.schoollibrarymonthly.com/index.htmlSchool Library Resources http://www.sldirectory.com/index.html#topSchoollibrarywebsites http://schoollibrarywebsites.wikispaces.com/SignUpGenius Online Sign up for Book Fair
SurveyMonkey http://www.surveymonkey.com/ Create Survey to assess programs and for collection development inputTake a Reading Road Trip http://shaberstroh.wordpress.com/Volunteers http://www.linworth.com/pdf/lmc/reviews_and_articles/featured_articles/McGown_October%2020072007.pdfVolunteerSpot www.volunteerspot.com Online volunteer sign upWebJunction http://oh.webjunction.org/web/1033761/1Worksheets/Project Ideas- Bookbag www.theeducationcenter.com
Library Websites
AOS Houston http://ww2.ikeepbookmarks.com/browse.asp?account=81098
Birchwood Elementary http://www.nisk.k12.ny.us/birchwood/mediacenter.html
Caesar Rodney's Elementary Kids Websites http://teachers.cr.k12.de.us/~galgano/elemkids.htm
Denver Public School http://techtraining.dpsk12.org/ilttechlessons/iltlessonguides.html Techology & Literacy Lesson Guides
Fayette county Public Schools http://teach.fcps.net/trt14/Default.htm Checkout Literature guides (near the bottom)
Mcwhorter elementary Library Media Center http://cfbstaff.cfbisd.edu/librarymcwhorter/
Momilani Library http://www.k12.hi.us/~mkunimit/
Mountain City Elementary http://www.mce.k12tn.net/ Check out Teaching Tools - Book Units, History, etc.
North Elementary (Noblesville, IN) Library Media [[http://north-lmc.nes.noblesville.schoolfusion.us ]]
NYPL http://kids.nypl.org/index.cfm Check the resources on toolbar at the bottom of the page
School-Libraries.Net http://www.school-libraries.net/Sharron L. McElmeel http://www.mcelmeel.com/index.html (see Blog for information about her)Springfield High School (Joyce Valenza) http://springfieldlibrary.wikispaces.com/
School Supplies
Brodart
DemcoEducational Purchasing Council (EPC)Really good Stuff Reading
Upstart

Videos
Library Video / Schlessinger Media - www.libraryvideo.com
Rabbit Ears http://www.rabbitears.com/
Reading Rainbow http://shopgpn.com/readingrainbow.aspx
Weston Woods http://teacher.scholastic.com/products/westonwoods/index.asp
Using Educational Video in the Classroom http://www.safarimontage.com/pdfs/training/UsingEducationalVideoInTheClassroom.pdf