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Finding YA and Children's Books at TCU
To find YA or Children's books about your topic, follow the steps below:
- From the Library homepage click on "Library Catalog"
- Just click the search button, you don't need to put any search terms in
- Click on "Advanced Search"
- Put in your search terms
- Change the dropdown box for "Collection" to "Juvenile Collection" (see below).
The online tool for teaching with documents from the National Archives.
Twenty-five online dialogues with leading historians and teachers about the teaching of major topics in U.S. history--from early settlement to the Vietnam War. Curated by George Mason Univesity.
Social Studies Resources for Teachers & Students from Government Sources
Texas Gateway: Social Studies
Online instruction resources from the Texas Education Agency.
Many of your school libraries are members of TexShare, a consotium of libraries managed by the Texas State Library and Archives Commission. Many of your schools will have access to these resources.
ERIC (free online version)
Find education articles from the Education Resources Information Center for free online.
Humanities Texas -- Social Studies Resources
Assembled here are links to some of the state's and nation's premiere sources for historical documents and lesson materials in social studies, including those provided by the National Archives, the Library of Congress, and libraries and repositories throughout Texas.
This site is a collaborative project of the Texas State Historical Association and numerous partners. This service was made possible in part by a grant from Humanities Texas, a state partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities.