REFORMA Heartland Chapter

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Workshop Materials

Subject Indexes and Directories

ESL

For Families

For Librarians
Heartland REFORMA Workshop Materials

2011 - Marketing Library Services to Latinos with Yolanda Cuesta 2011 - Mock Pura Belpré Presentations 2011 - ¿No Comprende? Online Health Resources for English Speakers Serving Spanish Speaking Communities
Classes presented by the National Library of Medicine, Midcontinental Region.

Subject Indexes and Directories

Chicano/a Website Pathfinder
An English language site with a useful set of links to subjects such as art, bookstores, business, countries, education, film, folklore, and theater.

Heartland Library Web Resources
See the Heartland Libraries page in this site for links to Web resources assembled by some of our libraries. Click the library's name for free pages or the Databases link for Spanish-language subscription services.

The Latin American Network Information Center
A site by the University of Texas at Austin designed for academic research as well as a gateway for anyone seeking information on Latin America.

LatinWorld
A bilingual site with links to resources about Spain, Latin America and the Caribbean, including newspapers, radio stations, and each Latin country.

Mundo Latino
A Spanish language site with links by country to many newspapers, magazines, radio and television stations, research, international politics, culture, and chat.

Yahoo! Telemundo
The Net's most popular subject directory, all in Spanish.

Zona Latina
An English language site with links to Spanish language pages containing Latin American newspapers, magazines, radio and television, children's resources, and book reviews.

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ESL

ESL Information & Resources for Students
More than forty of the best ESL resources on the web in one well-organized, easy to navigate article.

ESL.com
A guide to ESL programs -- searchable by location.

ESLgold.net
Free English teaching and learning resources for ESL.

ESL PartyLand
"A Fun Place to Learn English as a Second Language!"

La Mansión de Inglés
Free online course.

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For Families

El Día de los Niños/El Día de los Libros (Children's Day/Book Day)--April 30th
ALA's page for registering or searching for a Día event.

Hispanic Heritage
Gale Cengage's page of free resources for Hispanic Heritage Month.

Internet Familia
A Spanish language page with great appeal for families. The site uses a colorful, active street scene metaphor as a gateway to other sites dealing with animals, movie/video reviews, music, science, and culture (the arts).

Internet4Classrooms
Web sites to help parents help their children (now including Spanish language pages).

National Library of Medicine State Library of Kansas Online Resources
Kansas Statewide Databases include
  • Informe, 1994 present: articles from Spanish and bilingual magazines and newspapers
  • WorldBook Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos: La Enciclopedia Estudiantil Hallazgos está organizada de modo que los estudiantes puedan encontrar información rápida y fácilmente.
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For Librarians

America Reads Spanish
Web site aimed to increase the use and reading of Spanish through the thousands of libraries, schools and book stores of the US.

Heartland REFORMA DIY Puppet Kits
Book our DIY puppet kits for your library program!

REFORMA - Resources for Libraries
National REFORMA's portal to library resources on the Web

SOL (signage page)
Spanish-language library signage.

Spanish for Library Staff
WebJunction's page of language-learning resources, including Infopeople's Survival Spanish for Library Staff, a PDF manual with 42 sound files.

WebJunction
A service of the Kansas State Library, with information about their Spanish Language Outreach Program, including Outreach Webinars.

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