List of useful websites about Children's literature
The International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY)
The International Board on Books for Young People (IBBY) is a non-profit organization which represents an international network of people from all over the world who are committed to bringing books and children together. To know more about it: click here.
La joie par les livres
This institution is a service specialised in Children's litterature of Bibliothèque nationale de France.
To access the online catalog, click here.
See also BnF website
Ricochet is the site of the Association CIELJ (Centre International d'Etudes en Littérature Jeunesse), which offers resources, books, activities, news, etc. Website recommended by Ricochet: click here.
International Children's Digital Library
The mission of the International Children’s Digital Library Foundation is to excite and inspire the world's children to become members of the global community by making the best in children's literature available online. To learn more about the ICDL mission: click here.
Children's Books Ireland
CBI is involved in many activities and aims to engage young people with books, create greater understanding of the importance of books for young people and resource everyone with an interest in books for children. Here you will find a list of the top reads.
Children's Historical Literature Disseminated throughout Europe
CHILDE is a project, funded under the European Commission's Culture 2000 programme, that uses web technology to allow access to images from collections of early children's books in Europe. You will find the best practices here.
Bologna children's book fair
The Bologna Children's Book Fair is the most important international event on children's litterature.
The European Children’s Book Fair
This Book Fair is a one of a kind event in Europe. Each with a different group of guests each year and with a different topic. To find out more about it in English: click here.
The Children's literature web guide
This site offers resources related to books for children and young adults. You will find resources for teachers here .
This list is also available in French and in Spanish.