Kraus Curriculum Development Library
The Kraus Curriculum Development Library (KCDL) (Microfiche Cabinet 3,
Drawer 8-10) is a collection of current curriculum guides from all over North
America from 1978-2000, reproduced on microfiche. These guides reflect
objectives, programs, and teaching practices for Grades K-12, Early Childhood
Education, and Adult Basic Education. This program was created in 1983.
When first begun, the collection was divided into the following 22 main subject
areas. Over the years various topics were consolidated and renamed.
However, this gives an overview of what is included in the set.
How to search the collection:
|Adult basic education
||Social studies/Social sciences
|Early childhood education
(1) Some of these are cataloged in
WorldCat on FirstSearch.
A keyword search: "kraus curriculum development library"
will give you a list of all that are cataloged. You can add other
keywords to your search such as "listening skills" to get
curriculum guides on that topic. The locator code will be on
the WorldCat record.
(2) There is also a subject index (1978-1994) in MicroRef LB1570
as well as annual indexes 1996+
microfiche are arranged into the major subject fields listed above.
each subject field, the fiche are organized by lowest to highest grade
then by acquisition number within each grade level. The header
each fiche provides the basic information to classify the guide
indicate its proper position in the fiche set.
For example: CE K - 009 means the curriculum is in the
Career Education section, begins at the kindergarten level and
is the ninth curriculum included in that section beginning at that
Kraus Curriculum Development Library Cumulative Subject Index
covering 1978-1994 programs (Micro Reference LB 1570 K73 1994 Index)
Kraus Curriculum Development Library Annual Index (1996-2000) (Micro
Reference LB 1570 K73 Index)
Kraus Curriculum Development Library Shelf Lists (Micro Reference LB
1570 K73 Shelf List 1983-1988 and LB 1570 K73 Shelf List 1993-2000)
For more information about this subject in our Library Catalog, check out
Time period: 20th Century
Subject keywords: Education
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