Web Links


General Library Links

CCBC: Books for Children & Young Adults

Copyright Advisory Network - A way for librarians to learn about copyright and to get help when they have copyright troubles.

Digital Librarian - A librarian's choice of the best of the web.

Hathi Trust Digital Library - A partnership of 90 major research institutions and libraries. The digital library aims to "ensure that the cultural record is preserved and accessible long into the future".

International Children's Digital Library - Effort to digitize children's books from around the world and make them freely available on the web.

Internet Public Library

Internet Public Library: Libraries - Links related to libraries and librarians.

Library and Information Science: A Guide to Online Resources (Library of Congress)

Library and Information Science Wiki

Library Success: A Best Practices Wiki

Library Writer's Blog - Helps "librarians identify publishing and presentation opportunities in library & information science, as well as other related fields".

LISTA - Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text. Click on EBSCOhost. Select EBSCOhost Web. Must be a current student, staff, or faculty member.

Publiclibraries.com - Links to public, state, presidential, national, college, and law libraries.

Resources for Librarians - Reference and Users Services Association. Sections contain best reference websites, guidelines, publications, discussion groups, and other resources.

Top 100 Health Links You Can Trust - Recommended by Medical Library Association members.

U.S. National Library of Medicine - The world's largest medical library and creator of MEDLINE.

Virtual Reference Shelf - Selected Web Resources and Library of Congress Bibliographies, Research Guides, and Finding Aids.

WebJunction - "The learning place for librarians".  Contains a wealth of free educational resources and training.

World Digital Library - Makes available on the Internet, free of charge and in multilingual format, significant primary materials from cultures around the world, including manuscripts, maps, rare books, musical scores, recordings, films, prints, photographs, architectural drawings, and other significant cultural materials. Made possible by the Library of Congress, UNESCO, and 32 partner institutions.

Library Career and Job Links

100+ Job Resources for Librarians

ALA JobList

Archives Gig - Careers, jobs, and internships in the world of archives and records management.

Association of Research Libraries Job/Residency/Internship Listings. 

I Need a Library Job - "A community of information professionals working together to help you find a job!"

LibGig - Job postings and career Q&A.

Library Job Postings on the Internet

Open Cover Letters  - Anonymous cover letters from hired librarians & archivists.

Society of American Archivist Online Career Center

Library Associations

AALL - American Association of Law Libraries.

ALA - American Library Association.

State and Regional Chapters of the American Library Association

ARL - Association of Research Libraries.

IFLA - International Federation of Library Associations

MLA - Medical Library Association.

MPLA - Mountain Plains Library Association.

SLA - Special Library Association.  

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Associations affiliated with the American Library Association

IPL's Library Associations on the 'Net