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Children's Literature

Guide to assist students in locating resources related to children's literature in our library and the Web.

Locating the books

The Caldecott and Newbery Medal winners are available in two places:

1.  on Reserves on the 2nd floor of the library; or

2.  on the 4th floor in the PZ 7, 8, and 10s.

You can get a list with their call numbers by going to clicking here to go to the Library Catalog and typing caldecott medal winner or newbery medal winner in the search box.

You can do a title search for a specific title and retrieve that book's call number also.

Tips for searching for children's literature in the Library Catalog


the Library Catalog uses the terms

juvenile literature for nonfiction books


juvenile fiction for fiction books.

Caldecott & Newbery Medals