You may find it useful to browse the Curriculum Collection for books on your subject, especially if you are looking for textbooks. The books are organized by subject according to the Library of Congress classification scheme (see below). Just find the section of books under the letter corresponding to your subject area and see what we have!
BL -- Religion and Mythology
D -- World History
E -- American History
G -- Geography and Atlases
GV -- Sports
J -- Political Science
L -- Education
LB-- Reading and Language Arts Textbooks
M -- Music
N -- Art
PN 3000's -- Drama and Theater
Q -- Math and Science
R -- Health and Medicine
T -- Technology
This short list of includes some major Children's and YA literature sites that include book lists, thematic guides to books, author information, lesson plans and more.
Needs materials for a class you're teaching?
Try searching our Curriculum Collection in PILOT: The Library's Catalog.
When you're in PILOT, Select Curriculum Collection or Curriculum Theme Kits under Set Single Limit.
Curriculum Theme Kit: Includes mini-collections of books, lesson plans, manipulatives, and other media about popular topics for the elementary classroom (e.g., five senses, colonial America, the Oregon Trail) . These kits were created by Cal U Elementary Education Students. Here's how these look in PILOT: Library Location: Curriculum Theme Kit (1st floor outside Room 124) Call Number: OREGON TRAIL
Curriculum Collection: By far the largest collection in the Curriculum area, this collection includes everything else - picture books, chapter books, young adult novels, lesson plan books, and other resources for education students. Here's how these look in PILOT: Library Location: Curriculum Collection (1st Floor) Call Number: GR230 .B64 1964