Online Resources for Multicultural Children's and Young Adult Literature


International Children’s Digitial Library - The International Children's Digital Library

Multicultural Children's Book Day - will be celebrated on January 27th in 2016.

Multicultural Children’s Literature - The Multicultural Children's Literature Web site is searchable by minority U. S. cultures. Book lists are divided by genre, including a traditional literature section. Brief annotations and links to Web sites are included. This site is facilitated by Dr. Robert F. Smith, Professor Emeritus, Towson University, Towson, MD.

Southwest Literature Web Site - The Southwest Literature Web site includes children's and YA books on Southwest themes of all genres. The books on the site were reviewed by undergraduate and graduate students in library science and in education. Reviewers shared these titles with K-12 students and published students' responses to the site. Many entries include lesson plans. There is a folktale section. This site is facilitated by Dr. Judi Moreillon, Assistant Professor, Texas Woman's University, Denton, Texas.

Worlds of Words - Worlds of Words has a searchable database.