The Center for Children’s Books (CCB) at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS) is a crossroads for critical inquiry, professional training, and educational outreach related to youth-focused resources, literature and librarianship. The Center’s mission is to facilitate the creation and dissemination of exemplary and progressive research and scholarship related to all aspects of children’s and young adult literature; media and resources for young (age 0-18) audiences; and youth services librarianship.
The BILBY Awards are children’s choice awards organised by the Queensland Branch of the Children’s Book Council of Australia. The acronym stands for: Books I Love Best Yearly
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Links to a website for teenage readers and a blog to keep literacy professionals up to date with the latest information, current thinking and issues in youth literature.
Double click on the Search Books box to see Advanced Search options such as Year Group and Genre.
Teacher resources include sample classroom and assessment activities, and links to other relevant online resources. Click on the summary table for Australian curriculum: English content descriptions.
This site is an initiative of the Society of Book Illustrators (SoBI). It was developed by the SoBI crew and ASA staff, in collaboration with Marks Design, The Edit Shop and Books Illustrated. It was produced with funding support from the Australia Council. All illustrations on the site are copyright to the creators