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Children's Literature: General Information

Finding Books in the Library Catalog

You can locate children's books in InfoHawk+ by following these steps:

  1. Navigate to the Advanced Search feature in InfoHawk+
  2. For the first line, select the "Subject" field, then type in "Juvenile works" OR "Picture books"
  3. Choose "Books" for "Material Type"
  4. Hit Search

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Advanced search in InfoHawk+

Children's Literature in Context

The following resources provide access to reviews, author and illustrator information, and teaching resources. 

Authors & Illustrators on the Web

Web resources to get more information on authors and illustrators. 

Collection Development Tools

The following databases can be used to inform collection development for school and public libraries.