Essential Links

Essential Links is a working bibliography of school library related resources maintained by members of the profession and governed by an editorial board consisting of AASL member volunteers. Essential Links is a community driven resource sustained by the participation of AASL members and school library professionals.

In Essential Links school library professionals and other educational stakeholders will find information on indispensable and fundamental knowledge areas related to the field of school librarianship. Entries are arranged alphabetically by topics frequently referenced in professional literature. Visit the Directory for a list of topics currently available.

Contribute to Essential Links

To suggest a resource or report a broken link, click the blue "Contribute" button located in the navigation bar at the top of the page. The information you enter is forwarded to the Essential Links Editorial Board for action. The editorial board will review the information submitted and add or edit as necessary. To help with the submission process, the editorial board has developed the AASL Essential Links Policy Statement.

Essential Links will only remain a vibrant, up-to-date resource with your help!

Comments or Questions

Have questions? Don't see what you are looking for? Want to help develop Essential Links but not sure what to add? Fill out the Comments/Suggestions form to post a question or suggest a topic to be added to Essential Links.