Library Skills Activities

Library Skills Resources

Library Talk

Nancy Polette


Book Report


AASL Information Power

Handy 5

Information Literacy and Information Skills Instruction

Kansas Curriculum Standards for Library Media

Librarian's Bookmarks

Libraries Unlimited

Information Literacy


If you want a good, simple overview of current emphasis on teaching Information Literacy, read Focus on Library Skills by Doug Johnson. Then look around his site a bit.

Broward County Public Schools Information Literacy site is an excellent example of how to work with real kids.

Collaborative Planning and Teaching from Teacher Librarian

Research on the relationship between school libraries and student achievement compiled by Jane Prestebak.

Big 6 and Big 6 Archives: information problem-solving process

Librarians, Teachers and Principals Agree "Power Libraries" Lead to Higher Student Test Scores: Recent Statistics from the Library Research Service

White House Conference on School Libraries - What Research Tells Us About the Importance of School Libraries

School Library Leadership - Importance of School Libraries in the Educational Program

Texas: Review of Literature - Libraries and Student Performance: Recent Research

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