Library: Diversity and Multiculturalism information by subject
Site maintained by the University of Iowa, offers various multicultural web
How to choose the best multicultural books
Scholastic offers tips on how to select good quality multicultural books. Also
included are suggested titles and author information.
Children's Literature in the Elementary Classroom: ERIC Digest
Article from ERIC that discusses multicultural children's literature.
for Selecting and Evaluating Multicultural Literature for Today's
Classroom and Library
Librarians from Woodring College of Education put together this resourceful
web site that includes information such as: articles,books, web sites,and "10
Quick Ways to Analyze Children's Books for Racism and Sexism."
Developed by the Council on Interracial Books for Children, circa 1980.
Multicultural Picture Books for the Early Childhood Classroom: Possibilities
A link to an article on examining multicultural picture books byJean Mendoza & Debbie
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
- Delaware City Schools
resource prepared by Karen Hildebrand of Dempsey Middle School LMC in Delaware,
to Multicultural Resources
Cindy Goodman-Leib of the School of Education, Duquesne University put together
a resource of information on multicultural resources
Development Topics- Multicultural Resources
This web site provides information on various professional development resources
Michigan University Libraries'- Diversity Resource Project
List of multicultural resources provided by the Central Michigan University
Good Intentions: Selecting Multicultural Literature
Article in the September-October 1997 Children's Advocate newsmagazine, published
by Action Alliance for Children.
Collection of multicultural web sites.
Resources for Children
Internet School Library Media Center (ISLMC) Multicultural Page.
Book Review Homepage
Site contains book reviews on multicultural books.
Multicultural Books Every Child Should Know
American Library Association.
Library Administration and Management Association (LAMA). Discussion
group for Diversity
G. Woodson Award (from the national Council for the Social Studies)
for the most distinguished social studies book depicting ethnicity in the US
Authenticity or "Fakelore": "Fakelore, Multiculturalism,
and the Ethics of Children's Literature," by Eliot A. Singer
Multicultural Sites You Should Explore, by Kay Bishop
Children's and Young Adult Books: Race, Culture, Religion, Gender
and Sexual Orientation
religions on the Web: A guide to some of the most helpful sites.
C&RL News June 2002.Vol. 63 No. 6
by John Jaeger
resources to teach about peace and tolerance for cultural diversity
in the United States
site on the war
Teachers' & Librarians' Links
Children's Book Council
The Children's Book Council (CBC) is a non-profit trade organization dedicated
to encouraging literacy and the use and enjoyment of children's books, and
is the official sponsor of Young People's Poetry Week and Children's Book Week
Association for the Education of Young Children
This link is a great information link. It also lists books owned in Florida
school media centers with MARC information and grade AR levels.
School Library Media Center
James Madison University Page--
Click on various links to see many resources, esp. Lang. Arts & Middle/Secondary
Link to Materials from USU
activities and resources teachers and others can use
resource of web sites to use
activities and crafts for students
Great Web sites for Kids
ALA provides a list of web sites that are great for kids.
This site is still under construction but, once completed it will offer links
to multi-cultural literature and many other genres of literature.
fiction for Young Adults
Vandergift's Special Interest Page