Web Resources

Children's Literature Web Guide Internet resources related to books for children and young adults.
Follett SMCPS uses Circ+ and Catalog+ in the elementary schools. The secondary library media centers use the Destiny system which is a web-based catalog.
Library of Congress Resources for libraries, information professionals, and researchers. These include acquisitions, cataloging, preservation, research, special programs, standards and access to the catalogs of the Library of Congress and other libraries.
Library Spot This resource was designed to "bring the best library and reference sites together with insightful editorial in one convenient, user-friendly spot." It includes a reference desk, a reading room (links to journals, magazines, and newspapers) and libraries (link to library catalogs).
Library Research Service “The Library Research Service generates library statistics and research for library and education professionals, public officials, and the media. LRS reports and analyzes statistics on school, public, and academic libraries, and conducts studies on major library issues that are reported in the Fast Facts and Closer Look series. Topics of continuing interest to the LRS and its clients are the impact of school librarians on student achievement and the changing library workforce.”
Southern Maryland Libraries

Use COSMOS to locate materials, databases,and other resources.