The following resources are recommended teachers and includes a selection of resources for students. You will find additional resources in the Available Resources list.
- Books & Authors (Gale)
Books & Authors is a new resource that offers ways to explore the endless possibilities and combinations of books, authors and topics.
- ERIC (OCLC)
"ERIC contains over 850,000 annotated references to journal articles appearing in the monthly Current Index to Journals in Education, and material published in the monthly Resources in Education."
- Florida Library Youth Program
Information and resources to promote public libraries' services for children and teens.
- Florida Memory Project Online Classroom
The Online Classroom is designed to help educators use photographs, documents, sound recordings and film footage from the State Library and Archives of Florida. The Online Classroom also showcases collaborative projects between the State Library and Archives of Florida and Florida schools.
- LitFinder (Gale)
"LitFinder covers all time periods and contains a wealth of primary literature content, including more than 126,500 full-text poems; 850,000 poem citations and excerpts; 5,000 full-text short stories; 2,800 full-text essays; 1,800 full-text speeches; and 1,000 full-text plays."
Professional Collection (Gale)
This custom selection of more than 300 full-text journals is updated daily and includes 24-hour access. The balanced coverage is appropriate for any professional educator and includes arts and humanities; child and adolescent psychology and development; drug and alcohol abuse; health/nutrition/fitness; learning disabilities; literature; school law; science and technology; social sciences; and sports/athletic training.
- Vocation, Careers & Technical Education eCollection
"Full text resources. Providing content from nearly 400 journals, this collection provides content from general career guides to highly specialized industry journals."
- World Almanac
"Funk & Wagnalls New Encyclopedia and four almanacs."
- Lesson Plans for use with FEL
Selected Student Resources
You will find additional student resources on the Student Resources list.
- Kids InfoBits, K-5
"Created specifically for K-5 students. With diverse perspectives and full-text coverage, students will find answers to all their general reference questions."
- Junior Edition (Gale) - 6-9
"Created specifically for junior high and middle school students, more than 130 titles most critical to their curriculum are featured. With diverse perspectives and full-text coverage, students will find answers to all their general reference questions."
- Infotrac Junior Edition -6-9
Now with over 330 titles, cross searchable with E-Books, this periodical database is designed for students in junior high and middle school with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.
- Student Edition (Gale)-9-12
"Designed for secondary school students, this resource provides a quick and easy way to complete assignments and find answers to general reference questions. With more than 455 full-text sources, it includes the leading magazines, newspapers and reference books that librarians prefer and students enjoy. Coming soon, a new version with enhanced interface and functionality."