Literacy and Outreach
Children's Literacy Resources and Libraries
Information on the role of the library in early literacy, with links to resources for library staff and parents.
Youth and Family Services
The Colorado State Library provides consulting services for libraries to support programs for youth and families. Access State Library resources, web resources, and find contact information for our Youth and Family Services consultant, Beth Crist.
- Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy
Colorado Libraries for Early Literacy is an organization of librarians passionately committed to strengthening children's literacy through library services and community advocacy. The website is rich with information and resources.
- Colorado Public Computer Centers
Site supports BTOP grant participants, but all information is freely available. Includes a wealth of information related to digital literacy, including blog posts, webinars, resources for leading community meetings, marketing material, and more.
Tech Training for Libraries
If you're looking to improve digital literacy for your library patrons, the resources at this site can help! Includes instructor materials for specific classes, eGov support, and information on how to train.
- Adult Education and Family Literacy at the Department of Education: http://www.cde.state.co.us/index_adult.htm