The Burgeon Group
The Burgeon Group creates interactive learning spaces and furniture for young children designed exclusively for libraries.
CA LSTA ELF Libraries
California PBS Contact List
California Resource and Referral Network
The California Resource and Referral Network provides extensive information on child care resources, effective child care, research, interventions, training and data on services in California.
Changing Rhythms of American Family Life
Bianchi, Susan M., John P. Robinson, and Melissa A. Milkie. New York: Russell Sage Foundation, 2006.
Child Care Design Guide
Olds, Anita Rui. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2001.
Berk, Laura E. Boston, MA: Pearson Education, Inc., 2003.
Children's Museum of Manhattan
The Children’s Museum of Manhattan has created magical interactive, fun experiences called PlayWorks designed for families with children up to four years of age. It’s intent is to support literacy development.
Children’s Play: The Roots of Reading
Zigler, Edwards, Dorothy Singer, and Sandra Bishop-Josef. Washington DC: Zero to Three Press, 2004.
A Child’s Work: The Importance of Fantasy Play
Gussin Paley, Vivan. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2005.