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Children's literature

Last Updated: 14-Apr-2014

This is a guide for those researching children's literature.

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Background information

New York : Routledge, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference (non-circulating) » PS121 .H22 2011
"Distinguished by its multidisciplinary approach, it describes and analyzes the different aspects of literary reading, texts, and contexts to illuminate how the book is transformed within and across different academic figurations of reading and interpreting children's literature."

New books


[New York, etc., APS Publications, etc.]
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » Z1037 .A1 C5 V.39 2008
Detroit, Gale Research.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » PN1009 .A1 C5139 V.169 2012
Boston, The Horn Book Inc.
Special Collections » Gunst Collection (non-circulating) » Z1037 .A1 A15 MAR./APR. 2005
[Brooklyn, N.Y.]
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » PN1009 .A1 L54 V.32 2008


Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

"an extensive array of information about children's books, video and audio recordings, film strips, and other children-focused media."
The most important index to journals, books and dissertations in literature and language. Produced by the Modern Language Association.

Stanford collections