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Children's Literature: Home

A guide to children's literature research and resources

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Searching the Library Catalog

Are you looking for a primary text in children's literature? The library catalog is a great place to start. You can search by the title of the book or name of the author you want to find. You can also search by keywords and subjects. Try using the subjects "Children's Literature" or Juvenile Works" and/or the publication date range that you need. 

The video below provides a brief overview of how to search the library catalog:

Searching the Catalog
(3 minutes)


Welcome to the Miami Dade College subject guide for Children's Literature.  You can use this guide to find articles, books, web resources, and more that will help you with your research. 

Online Reference Resources

Below is a selection of online reference resources in Children's Literature, including resources that provide background information on authors and illustrators.

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