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Recommended Web Sites

Dewey Browse
Websites classified by the Dewey Decimal Classification System for Grades K-12. A nice way to teach Dewey.

Multnomah County Library - Educators
Multnomah County Library services for educators.

Northwest Central
The community-driven "one-stop shopping" site for continuing education and collaboration for library staff in Oregon, Washington and beyond.

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Find more!  The Library search box is your starting point to find books, ebooks, DVDs, articles, and other materials.

Staff Picks

Reading raps : a book club guide for librarians, kids, and families Reading raps : a book club guide for librarians, kids, and families

Books listed with reading level, genre, awards, plot summary, characterization, and more; also, how to start and run a group.

Information literacy collaborations that workInformation literacy collaborations that work

Tips on working with classroom instructors.

Articles from Education Journals and Magazines

Academic Search Premier

Full text for more than 4,500 scholarly social sciences, humanities, general science, education and multi-cultural journals. 3,700+ are peer-reviewed.


ERIC, the Educational Resource Information Center from the U.S. Dept. of Education, lists journal articles and educational documents (lesson plans, studies, etc.). 1966 - present.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts

600+ periodicals, plus books, research reports and proceedings,on library science, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Professional Development Collection

A highly specialized collection of over 515 full text journals, designed for professional educators.

Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection

Topics include emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychiatry and psychology, mental processes, anthropology, and observational and experimental methods.