Tools for Teachers
Joslyn Teacher Resources are available for all educators, including home school teachers, to use in their classrooms. You may choose from our popular outreach trunks to loanable materials available through the John and Anne Nelson Teacher Resource Center (TRC) including teaching posters, books, curriculum kits, 2-D/3-D reproductions, and videos.  Make this school year an inspiring one - enhance your curriculum with Joslyn's resources!

Teachers - check out the lesson plans created by Joslyn's Mentor Teachers. Bookmark this page, then share it with your colleagues!


  • Click View then List to search by the column headings (Subject, Title, etc.)  To refine the search, select another heading.
  • There are two tabs in the database:  Books, Posters, etc. and Videos.
  • To download the database, go to File, then Download as and select type.
  • Can't access GoogleDocs?  Click here to download a PDF of the database.
To request TRC materials or schedule an appointment to peruse the shelves, call (402) 661-3871 or click here to email Joslyn's Interactive Media Coordinator.

Self-Guided Resources
Includes lesson scavenger hunts, gallery activities and more.

Check out the latest one; click here for more resources.

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Permanent Collection Resources
Includes helpful documents highlighting collection.

Archived Temporary Exhibition Resources
Includes lesson plans and support materials.
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        Helpful links

        BLICK ART MATERIALS on YOUTUBE:  Whether looking for a lesson plan or needing to learn a new technique, there are hundreds of videos from which to choose!

        ARTS & ACTIVITIES MAGAZINE on PINTEREST:  A wealth of classroom projects, ideas, and inspiration.  Have fun exploring!

        HEILBRUNN TIMELINE OF ART HISTORY:  The Met has extensive timelines spanning 20,000 BCE to present. They cover major events that happened across the globe.