Library – what is a book? book formats, how to search? compare/contrast search and database interfaces
Filters: folktales and fairytales ELL: Search by languages (or country) - note that you can also change the language of the search interface.
Presented by: Corrie Ball Becky Kasten Alicia Wiechert A Library for the World's Children INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S DIGITAL LIBRARY
What is the International Children’s Digital Library (ICDL)?
A FREE online database of outstanding children’s books from around the world!
It’s mission is to support the world’s children in becoming effective members of the global community – who exhibit tolerance and respect for diverse cultures, languages and ideas – by providing access to the best of children’s literature online free of charge
Identifying materials that help children to understand the world around them and the global society in which they live
Materials in the collection are presented in the original language in which they were published and reflect similarities and differences in cultures, societies, interests, and lifestyles of people around the world
Materials are chosen by counties represented on the site after they reviewed submissions; contributions are what they think represents some of their best works