LRC Resources & Materials

In-House Resources

Look for these things available in the LRC:

  • Bulletin Board Ideas
  • Catalogs for Educational Materials and Children's Books
  • Children's Books, DVDs, and CDs
  • Macintosh Computers and PCs
  • Maps, Posters, and Charts
  • Math Manipulative Materials
  • Professional Materials and Resources in All Subject Areas
  • Professional DVDs on Teaching, Counseling, and Assessment
  • Resource Materials for Teaching arranged by Subject Area
  • Standardized Test Collection
  • State-Adopted Textbooks, K-12
  • Teaching Kits and Games
  • DVDs for All Subject Areas

Anyone may click here to search the LRC catalogue

** If you are curently living in the South Russell LLC you may request LRC materials online. Click the link below to fill out the LRC Service request and the LRC materials will be delivered to the South Russell Lobby for you. **

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Online Educational Resources

Children's Literature

Association for Library Service to Children- http://www.ala.org/alsc
ALSC: awards and notables- http://www.ala.org/alsc/awards.html
Author Patricia MacLachlan's home page- http://www.harpercollins.com/cr-100342/patricia-maclachlan
Author Eric Carle's home page- http://www.eric-carle.com

Lesson Planning

A resource for teachers of learning disabled- http://www.ldonline.org
The day's news with connections for students and teachers- glossaries, geographical data, and lesson plans- http://www.nytimes.com/learning

State and National Government Sources

Texas Education Agency- http://tea.texas.gov/
TEKS: Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills- http://tea.texas.gov/curriculum/teks/
The Whitehouse- http://www.whitehouse.gov

General Information

The A & E TV network Biography program- http://www.biography.com
Bookwire index to over 7000 links to book sites- http://www.bookwire.com
Online resource for public affairs- http://www.c-span.org CNN News service- http://www.cnn.com
Encyclopedia by the Knowledge Adventure Software Company- http://www.letsfindout.com
Frequently asked questions about the Smithsonian and links to Smithsonian resources- http://www.si.edu/
US NEWS voted best overall news web site of any online magazine- http://www.usnews.com