Databases: CLCD

CLCD

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) provides over 2.4 million Children's and Young Adult Literature records containing more than 520,000 professional reviews of childrens books, multimedia and audio books (aggregated from 42 sources). The database provides over 1.6 million entries including 650,000 national, state, and international award entries dating back to 1922. Also included are 330,000 and author illustrator links. Subscribers can search by keyword, author, title and subject; and filter by reading level, age, grade and interest level; and then view, sort and distribute the resulting information. In addition, CLCD includes Teaching Tools which shows links to hundreds of web sites with lesson plans and teaching guides. Students can save and organize their searches for immediate or future use.