HELPFUL WEB LINKS as of 1/29/17
Suggestions Welcome at ctla@ourctla.org

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators
www.scbwi.org
illinois.scbwi.org (Illinois chapter)

Friends of American Writers (based in Chicago serving the Midwest)
www.fawchicago.org

National Board Certification
www.nbpts.org
boardcertifiedteachers.org/certificate-areas
(List of Standards)

Alibris (over 150 million books, movies, and albums from thousands of independent sellers worldwide)
www.alibris.com

AbeBooks (online marketplace for books, art, and collectibles)
www.abebooks.com

Half Price Books (Warehouse for discounted books)
hpb.com

First Book Marketplace (Subsidized new books and school materials)
www.fbmarketplace.org

Bookshare (Subsidized Accessible Online Library for people with print disabilities– over 500,000 eBooks)
www.bookshare.org/cms

International Association of School Librarianship (IASL)
www.iasl-online.org

CPS Dept. of Lib. & Info. Services
cpslibraries.wikispaces.com

IL School Library Media Assn.
www.islma.org

Society of School Librarians International
www.freewebs.com/societyofschoollibrarians

Am. Assn. of School Librarians
www.ala.org/aasl
www.ala.org/aasl/standards/best/websites (best websites for teaching and learning)

Illinois Computing Educators- Chicago Chapter (ICE-CAP)
www.iceberg.org/chapters/icecap
www.chipublib.org/browse/kids (for kids)
www.chipublib.org/browse/teens (for teens)

Chicago Public Library
www.chipublib.org

Illinois State Library
www.cyberdriveillinois.com/departments/library

U.S. Library of Congress
www.loc.gov

U.S. Dept. of Education
www.ed.gov

Comprehensive Education Materials
www.marcopolosearch.org/teacher/teacher_index.html

Dr. Ann Week's International Children's Digital Lib.
www.icdlbooks.org

IMSA's 21st Century Information Fluency Portal
www.scoop.it/t/21st-century-information-fluency

Book Worm Angels
www.open-books.org/progs/book/book-worm-angels

Reading Is Fundamental
www.rif.org
www.rifinchicago.org
(in Chicago)