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Children's Literature

Authors and Artists for Young Adults (Gale) - Part of Biography Resource Center.

Booklists and Book Awards (ALA)

Caldecott Medal Winners (ALA) (1938-Current)

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database - Publication information and MARC records on over 600,000 children's books, and more than 100,000 reviews.

Children’s Books Online: the Rosetta Project - No copyright restrictions.

Children’s Literature Web Guide - Lists resources related to books for children. By the University of Calgary.

Children’s Literature: a Guide to Information Sources (netLibrary)

Children’s Picture Book Database - Offers abstracts of over 5000 children's picture books; search capabilities for over 950 keywords, including topics, concepts, and skills which describe each book; and weblinks for keywords so one can integrate up-to-date content knowledge with the picture book resources. By Miami University.

Database of Award Winning Children's Literature - Creates a tailored reading list of quality children's literature or to find out if a book has won one of the indexed awards. By Lisa Bartle.

International Companion Encyclopedia of Children's Literature (netLibrary)

Major Authors and Illustrators for Children and Young Adults Biography Resource Center (Gale) - Selection of 800 sketches from Something About The Author.

Newbery Medal Winners (ALA) (1922- present)

Social History of Children's Literature (Rutgers University)

Women Writers of Children's Literature (netLibrary)