Cooperative Collection Development – In support of student achievement, the New York City School Library System maintains a program of Cooperative Collection Development (CCD) which promotes the development of special collections and resource sharing opportunities among member libraries. CCD libraries have developed pathfinders and a Libguide to communicate the instructional framework in which the collections are used. _________________________________________________________________
AASL's Best Apps for Teaching and LearningAASL's Best Apps for Teaching and Learning honors apps of exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning. AASL's Best Websites for Teaching and LearningAASL's Best Websites for Teaching and Learning honors websites, tools, and resources of exceptional value to inquiry-based teaching and learning.Databases – The Office of Library Services and NOVELny offers several databases to support student instruction and research. Access is free to public and non-public schools in New York City School Library System.ASCD eBook Collection (http://nycdoe.libguides.com/ASCD)- Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL) - The Office of Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Learning (CIPL) and the Office of Library Services/New York City School Library System (OLS) has purchased 35 Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD) eBook titles from Gale/Cengage Learning topics that range from differentiation to various forms of assessment. With this purchase, every teacher and school leader at all DOE Schools have unlimited simultaneous use of these resources in school-wide professional development and independent study. Educators may download, print, email, save to Google Drive, embed into Google Classroom, link, listen, etc. to each of these professional books.
Professional Resources – Links to information about graduate programs of library science, professional organizations, and licensing
NYCDOE Office of Library Services LibGuides