Resources for Educators

Online Resources for Educators


Américas Award Winners

Arab American Book Award Winners

Asian Pacific American Libraries Association Award Winners

Barahona Center (Titles in Spanish),contains,a&indx=1&bulkSize=20&dym=true&highlight=true&displayField=title&sortby=rank&lang=en_US&facet=rtype,include,books

Cooperative Children’s Book Center (CCBC) Multicultural Booklists

Coretta Scott King Book Award Winners

Jane Addams Children’s Book Award Winners

Lambda Literary Award Winners

Native American Youth Services Literature Award Winners

Pura Belpré Award Winners

The Rainbow List

Schneider Family Book Award Winners

Stonewall Book Award Winners

Tomás Rivera Mexican American Book Award Winners

Under the Radar (Titles from smaller presses)

We Need Diverse Books


Review and Resource Blogs and Other Sites of Potential Interest

1000 Black Girl Books Resource Guide

Colorín Colorado

Cynthia Leitich Smith’s Resources Pages

The Dark Fantastic (Ebony Elizabeth Thomas)

Disability in Kidlit

Diverse Kid Lit Blog Hop

#diversekidlit is a blog hop with new links appearing every other Saturday.


Latinxs in Kid Lit


Rich in Color

Teaching Tolerance

Fledgling (Zetta Elliott)


Professional Organizations

Assembly on Literature for Adolescents (ALAN)

Children’s Literature Association (ChLA)

National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE)

Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

Voices of Youth Advocates (VOYA)


Anti-Censorship Information and Support

Speak Loudly

ALA Office for Intellectual Freedom

Banned and Challenged Books

Banned Books Week

NCTE Intellectual Freedom Center



The ALAN Review (TAR)

Bookbird: A Journal of International Children’s Literature

Children’s Literature

Children’s Literature Association Quarterly

Children’s Literature in Education

International Research in Children’s Literature

The Lion and the Unicorn



Grant Opportunities

ALAN Foundation Grant (Research)

Gallo Grant (ALAN Workshop Funding for Early Career Teachers)

Smith-Carlsen Grant (ALAN Workshop Funding for Graduate Students)

Cart-Campbell Grant (ALAN Workshop Funding for Librarians)