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LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
LIS 458 Teaching Demo - Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
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  • 1. LIS 458 Teaching Demo Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database Lauren Wojcik July 11, 2011
  • 2. What is it? Children’s Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)
    • Item records and reviews of children’s literature, videos, and audio books from 1993 to date.
      • Reviews sourced from publications such as BookHive, Booklist, The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books, and The Lion and the Unicorn.
      • Database entries include reviews, awards won by the book (if any) and information on reading level
  • 3. Why use it?
    • Educators, parents, librarians, and researchers may find this database helpful in identifying books for youth.
    • Use it to…
    • Locate books on a specific topic
    • Locate books by a particular author or illustrator
    • Locate books appropriate for children at specific reading levels or grade levels
  • 4. Accessing the database
    • From the University of Illinois Library website, navigate to the Online Research Resources Page.
    • Search for "Children's Literature Comprehensive Database" and click on the resulting link.
    • If you are off campus, you may access the database by logging in with your NetID and password when prompted.
  • 5. Browse Mode Best for finding books about a certain topic, or written by a particular author
  • 6. Browse Mode: Finding books by a given author
  • 7. Browse Mode: Finding books by a given author
  • 8. Browse Mode: Finding books by a given author TIP: Green dots indicate that the entry contains at least one review
  • 9. Search Mode Best for full-text searches of bibliographic data and book reviews
  • 10. Search Mode: Qualifiers
  • 11. Search Mode: Qualifiers
    • Word Search
      • Narrow search by limiting to exact word or phrase
      • Broaden by allowing database to search word stems and synonyms
    • Specific Fields
      • Search for a particular author, series, etc.
    • Special Search Qualifiers
      • Awards/Honors
        • Selecting “Award Winners Only” will limit results to books that won awards.
    • Additional Search Qualifiers
      • Age
      • Grade
      • Category (Fiction/Non-fiction)
      • Country of Publication
    • Reading Metrics
      • Interest Level & Reading Level
        • These can be used to locate Hi-Lo or “leveled reading” books.
  • 12. Search Mode: Finding award-winning books by topic and grade level
  • 13. Search Mode: Finding award-winning books by topic and grade level
  • 14. Search Mode: Finding award-winning books by topic and grade level
  • 15. Search Mode: Finding books by award-winning books by topic and grade level
  • 16. Search Tip
    • Remember to select “New Search” or clear the search screen before beginning a new search. If you use the “Back” button, the limits you set in the previous search will still apply.
  • 17. Practice
    • 1. Choose an animal and find one fiction book and one non-fiction book about that animal for second graders.
    • 2. Find one fantasy book about dragons that was published in the United Kingdom.
    • 3. Pick a season or holiday and find three book entries on your chosen topic that include reviews (you might find it helpful to use the browse mode for this one.)
  • 18. Questions?
    • [email_address]
    • https://sites.google.com/site/lis458clcd

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