...as your Internet Librarian Buddy, I just have to share this with you.
Links from the AASL Hotlinks Newsletter:
The Official Monthly E-mail Newsletter of the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) Vol. 5, No. 11 February 2007
The Notable Books Council of the Reference and User Services Association (RUSA), a division of ALA, has compiled its 2007 list of outstanding books for the general reader.
These titles have been selected for their significant contribution to the expansion of knowledge and for the pleasure they can provide to adult readers.
Get "The List for America's Readers" at
RUSA announces Best Free Reference Web Sites
The Machine-Assisted Reference Section (MARS) of RUSA is pleased to announce the Best Free Reference Web Sites Combined Index from 1999-2006 created to recognize outstanding reference sites on the World Wide Web.
The 2006 Best Free Reference Websites list includes online information sources as varied as the Big Cartoon Database, the Encyclopedia of Chicago, and Recalls.gov from the U.S.
Consumer Product Safety Commission.
Get the details at
Black History Month Resources:
Encyclopedia Britannica's Guide to Black History
Lessons to celebrate Black History Month
Black History educational resources from teachervision.com
Black History Month Lesson Plans
Black History from Biography.com
Black History Month resources from ReadingRockets
African American World, by PBS
Celebrating Black History
PBS series "African American Lives"
Culture & Change -- Black History in America