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Children's Literature: Welcome

Click on the various links to access library resources plus reliable, relevant websites.


Welcome to Booth Library's research guide for Children's Literature. Click on the various links to access library resources, plus reliable, relevant websites.

See Also: the research guide for Literature & Literary Criticism

Children's Book Reviews - NY Times

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Reference Books

Reference sources such as specialized encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks are good places to begin research on a topic.  Articles and entries in these publications often are written by scholars in the field.  Encyclopedia articles can provide:

  • background information
  • topic overviews
  • basic facts about a topic
  • definitions of related terms
  • lists of additional sources and recommended readings.

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