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Children's Literature

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

Nonfiction for Children

With new K-12 school standards being implemented (Common Core), a greater emphasis is being placed on the study of Nonfiction.  At CSULB we have a large collection of children's nonfiction found in Room 204.

To look for nonfiction titles in OneSearch, select Books & Media (CSULB), select location, enter childrens nonfiction, and enter your keywords in the second box:

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Pictus Winners at CSULB

A Place to Land

Winner 2020

Between the Lines

Grand Canyon

Some Writer!

Winner 2017

Drowned City

The Family Romanov

Electric Ben: the amazing life and times of Benjamin Franklin

The Mighty Mars Rovers

Balloons over Broadway

Ballet for Martha

Almost Astronauts: 13 women who dared to dream

Sibert Winners at CSULB

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Fry Bread

Winner 2020

The Girl Who Drew Butterflies

Twelve Days in May


Funny Bones


Parrots over Puerto Rico


The Elephant Scientist


Giverny Winners at CSULB

Up in the Garden and down in the Dirt




Eliza's Cherry Trees

A Tree for Emmy