With thousands of children's and young adult books published each year, finding appropriate books can be challenging and time-consuming. Use these resources to identify quality children's and young adult literature by type, audience, and reading level.
Albertsons Library Curriculum Resource Center (CRC)
3rd floor, Albertsons Library
The CRC is a collection of PreK-12 resources for you to use in your coursework and teaching.
Books for children and young adults
Lesson plans and curricula
CDs, DVDs, and audiobooks
PreK-12 Textbooks (Idaho adoption)
Manipulatives, kits, and posters
Resources for Finding Children's and Young Adult Literature
Bibliography of books "that emphasize human relations, represent a diversity of groups and are sensitive to a broad range of cultural experiences, present an original theme or a fresh slant on a traditional topic, are easily readable and of high literary quality, and have a pleasing format and, when appropriate, illustrations that enrich the text."
Provides "access to an ever-growing collection of free educational materials. This includes hundreds of lesson plans, calendar resources, prints, and interactive tools." Sponsored by the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).