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Children's Literature: Children's Literature

Find information about the CSULB University Library's children's collection as well as information about children's literature in general.

Find Children's Literature at CSULB

Find books in our catalog. Select Children's Collection under "Search In"  You can search by title, author, as well as keywords.

You can also do a subject search using library terms such as

  • "picture books for children"
  • "Children's literature spanish"
  • "caldecott"

Search for award winning children's book titles and then use our catalog to see if we have them:

Children's Book Week May 1-7, 2017

Overdrive eBooks

CSULB offers many children's books via Overdrive, including Magic Tree House and Lemony Snicket.  You can read them on your device or on your computer.  Put the Overdrive app on your device and search for CSULB library.  Sign in and you're ready to go!

You can also find them in COAST by searching keyword:overdrive and limit to Children's

Search COAST for Children's Books

Looking for that old book you loved?

Oftentimes we remember a story fondly but can't remember the title or author.  This seems to happen frequently with children's books we remember having been read to us when we were little.  Try these ideas to find the titles and relive the memories!

Picture Books!

We Are in a Book!

More Picture Books!

Where the Wild Things Are


Winner 2007

The Polar Express