PA Department of Education

Office of Commonwealth Libraries, Bureau of Library Development supports school libraries. 

A Model Curriculum for PA School Library Programs

Available to download in  PDF format on the PDE SAS Portal. The curriculum consists of four documents:

Library Model Curriculum

PA Standards Alignment Chart

Library Model Curriculum- Long Term Transfer Goals

Library Information Concepts Arranged by Big Ideas

2011 Guidelines for Pennsylvania School Library Programs (PDF)

PDE School Library Certification Info & Certification Programs

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA)

Provides information on the program including application, tips for managing and previously funded projects.