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Reading/Literacy: Resources & Teaching Tools

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Library Instruction and Tutorials

This site provides online library tours, research tutorials, and instructions on how to find resources on various topics.

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The library's discovery service - Primo

Use Primo to find books, journal titles, videos, audios, government documents, and other items owned by our libraries.

Database Finder

Use databases and indexes to find articles.

Resources & Teaching Tools

"..a gateway to electronic resources and tools for the national and international youth and adult literacy communities." Includes projects such as ESL/CivicsLink, Intermediate Level Online English Instruction, Integrating Technology Into Adult Literacy Instruction, and more. Users can search its collection of literacy materials by region, topic, their perspectives.

New York State English Council

Click on "Early Career" for links to various resources related to language arts, New York State Certification, National Board Certification, and other topics, including lesson plans and teaching ideas for teachers.

Reading is Fundamental (RIF)

The nation's largest children's literacy organization. Includes online resources for local RIF coordinators, educators, and parents.


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Yu-Hui Chen
University Library, LI-304
University at Albany, SUNY