Library Associations

ALA: American Library Association

ALIA: Australia Library and Information Association

CILIP: Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (UK)

IFLA: International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions

LIANZ: Library and Information Association of New Zealand

Children’s Library Associations

ALIA: ALIA Children’s and Youth Services

ALSC: Association for Library Service to Children (US)

ASLA: Australian School Library Association

IFLA: Libraries for Children and Young Adults Section

Services to Schools NZ: Information and inspiration for school libraries

SLA: School Library Association (UK)

Library Blogs

Abby the Librarian: A children’s librarian offering a slice of life in her library

Hi, Miss Julie!: A children’s librarian focusing on library services and materials for young people

Kinder Books With Everything: A teacher-librarian working in an early childhood school library

Let the Wild Rumpus Start: A children’s librarian sharing programme ideas

Liz Devoulet: A teacher-librarian offering tips for using literature in classrooms and libraries

The Daring Librarian: The defender of books, libraries and lifelong learning

The Library Voice: A teacher-librarian with a passion for making a difference in the world

Book Blogs

A Fuse #8 Production: A children’s book blog by Betsy Bird, an American librarian

Book Lover Jo: A primary school librarian on a mission to encourage reading for pleasure

Children’s Books Daily: A book blog by Megan Daly, an Australian teacher-librarian

Down the Rabbit Hole: A monthly radio show about children’s books

Kids’ Book Review: A blog by a team of women with experience in the children’s book industry

Library Girl and Book Boy: A book blog dedicated to promoting reading for pleasure

Picture Book Book Club: A blog celebrating picture books for all ages

Rhino Reads: Reviews of quality, positive and affirming books for children

The Book Chook: A blog by an Australian writer passionate about children’s literacy and learning

tygertale: A blog about brilliant children’s books