Ready to Read at New York Libraries -- Early Literacy Resources and Research

Resources

Research

Resources

See also NY's Early Literacy Plan and You; Early Literacy Partner Manual [PDF icon .PDF only; 1.6 Meg]

Research

New York State Library -- Ready to Read at New York Libraries -- Research Phase: National Models and Best Practices

Adams, Marilyn J. “Beginning to Read: Thinking and Learning About Print” MIT Press 1992

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS: Quality Early Education and Child Care From Birth to Kindergarten.external link opens in a new window Committee on Early Childhood, Adoption, and Dependent Care. Pediatrics, Jan 2005; 115: 187 - 191.

Burgess, S.R., Hecht, S.A. & Lonigan, C.J. (2002). Relations of the home literacy environment (HLE) to the development of reading-related abilities: A one-year longitudinal studyexternal link opens in a new window [link is to ERIC record]. Reading Research Quarterly, vol. 37, 408-426.

Cunningham, A.E. & Stanovich, K.E. (1997). Early reading acquisition and its relation to reading experience and ability 10 years later.external link opens in a new window Developmental Psychology, vol. 33, 934-945.

Jeffery, Debby Ann. Literate Beginnings: Programs for Babies and Toddlersexternal link opens in a new window [link is to ERIC record]. Chicago, IL: American Library Association, 1995.

McGee, Lea. “Repeated Interactive Read-Alouds in Preschool and Kindergarten.”external link opens in a new window International Reading Association.” The Reading Teacher. 60(8), 742-751.

Nespeca, Sue Mcleaf. "Urban Head Start Mothers: Their Personal Reading Habits, Involvement in Sharing Books with Their Children, and Perceptions of Their Public Library." Journal of Youth Services in Libraries. Vol.8. No.2. (Winter 1995):188-194.

Ortiz, R.W. (2000). The many faces of learning to read: The role of fathers in helping their children to develop early literacy skills. Multicultural Perspectives, vol. 2, 10-17

Teale, W.H. (1999). Libraries promote early literacy learning: Ideas from current research and early childhood programsexternal link opens in a new window [link is to ERIC record]. Journal of Youth Services in Libraries, vol 12, no 3, 9-16.

Last Updated: October 1, 2014 -- asm; for questions, comments or suggestions, contact Karen Balsen