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Digital Libraries

Awesome Library At this virtual library web site you can find over 26,000 carefully reviewed links organized by school subjects. If you click on the kids link, you can find lots of other fun web sites.

Online Archive of California This digital library provides access to many materials, such as photographs and works of art, that are held in libraries, museums, archives, and other institutions across California.

For Kids A collaboration of the Internet Public Library and the Librarians' Internet Index, this site features links to sites about computers and the internet, health and nutrition, stately knowledge, science fair ideas, and more. There's also a special section for teachers and parents.

Library of Congress This is a gateway for kids and families to the incredible digital resources of our national Library. It includes an American Memorabilia section, with digital items that document American history and culture; "I Hear America Singing", with scores, audios, films, etc.; and "Everyday Mysteries", with fun science facts, as well as much, much more.

Library of Congress

Other Libraries

Other Lafayette Area School Libraries

Burton Valley Elementary School Library See what's happening on the Burton Valley Library website.

Happy Valley Elementary School Library Happy Valley Library's website has some links you might want to explore.

Lafayette Elementary School Library Take a look at the Lafayette School Library website.

Stanley Middle School Library Our district middle school library website has extensive links to helpful websites arranged in Dewey Decimal order, as well as information about reading programs and other libray events.

Acalanes High School Library The Acalanes High School Library site has an online catalog, subscription databases (requiring a user name and password), and many links by subject area, as well as Landmark's Citation Machine, an online citation guide.

Campolindo High School Library The Campolindo High School Library site has an online catalog, subscription databases (requiring a user name and password), and links to many useful references, such as dictionaries, thesauri, and encyclopedias.

 Nearby Public Libraries

Contra Costa County Library System-Kids Catalog Our county library branches have some wonderful resources available. In addition, this page is especially helpful (and fun) for students, allowing them to search the kids' catalog in several different ways, and giving some suggestions for good reads. They can also check activities at each branch here. Finally, by going to the CCC Libraries homepage they can get live homework help or search the databases by typing in their library card number.

Lafayette Library and Learning Center

Oakland Public Library-Kids   This page on the Oakland Public Library site has links to great reads, homework help sites, and fun and games on the internet.

San Francisco Public Library-Kids Page At this site you can find booklists, information on how to evaluate web sites, and some ideas for family fun around San Francisco.