Resources for Children's Librarians

Little eLite : Young Children, New Media & Libraries


Little eLit is a crowd-sourced, grass-roots professional learning network that works to develop promising practices for the incorporation of new media into library collections, services and programs for families with young children.

Storytime Katie : One Librarian's Journey Into Storytimeland


Resources for planning storytime: crafts, flannelboards, fingerplay, action rymes, songs, and themes.



Jbrary is a collection of storytime resources for youth services librarians, early childhood educators, teachers, caregivers, and anyone else serving children.

Mid-Continent Public Library : Juvenile Series and Sequels


The 'Juvenile Series and Sequels' database contains over 36,000 books in 4,900 series titles that are classified into three audiences:

  • Juvenile Easy [JE] – for birth through 2nd grade readers
  • Juvenile [J] – for 2nd through 6th grade readers
  • Young Adult [YA] – for 6th through 12th grade readers