Educational Resources

The National Steinbeck Center takes pride in being a resource for teachers and scholars. Our extensive archives contain thousands of manuscripts, letters, photographs and documents relating to John Steinbeck's life and works. Our museum store sells all in-print Steinbeck titles, as well as popular fiction, non-fiction, and local interest titles. We offer reduced-cost tours to schools and youth groups. We continue to add book summaries, timelines and other resources to our website.

Crossword Puzzle

Click here for a printable version of the puzzle.

Word Find

Check out the Steinbeck word find puzzle.


Our Steinbeck Young Authors program uses a bespoke curriculum exploring Steinbeck's The Red Pony. For more information on this middle-school program, click here.