Resources for Parents, Teens
700+ Amazing, Spectacular,
Mysterious, Wonderful Web Sites for Kids and the Adults Who Care About Them
Cool Sites for Kids
KidsConnect -- an online
question-answering, help, and referral service for K-12 students.
KidsConnect Favorite Web Sites
Notable Children's Web Sites
Caldecott Medal -- best picture
Coretta Scott King Award -- best
books for children about the black experience.
Laura Ingalls Wilder Award --
outstanding children's books.
Mildred L. Batchelder Award -- best
translations of a children's book published overseas.
Newbery Medal -- best children's books.
Notable Books for Children
Pura Belpré Award -- best books for
children about the Latino experience.
Andrew Carnegie Medal for excellence
in children's video.
Notable Children's Computer Software
Notable Children's Recordings
Notable Children's Videos
Book Lists from the Young Adult
Library Service Association
TEEN Hoopla: Internet Guide for Teens
FOR PARENTS AND OTHERS
Best Reference Sources for Adults
Book Links: Connecting Books, Libraries, and
Classrooms -- a magazine designed for teachers, librarians, library media specialists,
booksellers, parents, and all other adults interested in connecting children with high
Booklist -- book review magazine covering both
adult and children's books.
Born to Read: How to Raise a Reader
For Parents and Caregivers --
links to parenting resources.
Kids Connect @ The Library: Tips for Parents
-- tips on how to raise a reader and make the most of the library.
Learning Disabilities -- Early Warning
Notable Books for Adults
Notable Videos for Adults
FamiliesConnect -- instruction
for parents and children about how to use the Internet.
The Librarian's Guide to
Cyberspace for Parents and Kids -- an introduction to the Internet and tips on how to
have a safe online experience.