Links to databases and resources for award-winning and popular children's/young adult literature. Also helpful for authors studies, language arts, literacy, literary criticism, reading, and related topics.
On the right side of the page, click on "Advanced Search"
Under "Keywords Anywhere," type in your topic, such as "mathematics" or "reading"
If you only want to search the closest Penn State library, under "In Library," choose your nearest campus (such as "University Park Libraries" or "Penn State Harrisburg")
Under "Material Type," choose "Instructional Material"
If you want recent items, under "Publication Date" type in a range of years (such as 2010-2020).
Click on the blue "Search" button
Note the "Call number" and "Location" of each item you want
To order an item from another location, click on "I WANT IT"
Instructional materials are cataloged, organized, and loaned by varying methods depending on the location. Before visiting, contact the owning library to learn about opening hours, borrowing rules, etc.
Education in Video is an online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. It includes teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.