The UMW Libraries Catalog will help you to locate books about education and about children's literature. It will also help you find classic and award-winning books for children. Use the "Location" option in a catalog search (located in the left-hand column) to narrow to Simpson or Stafford Campus Library's Juvenile / Young Adult Collections.
To browse UMW's libraries' shelves for children's fiction, visit the Juvenile / Young Adult collection on the second floor of Simpson Library, or the Children's Literature Collection at Stafford Library. Most children's literature falls between call numbers PZ 5 and PZ 90.
To find books about children's literature, search for any of the following terms in the Library Catalog as a Subject:
To find children's books by a specific author, perform a Browse Search in the library's catalog using the author's name in this format: last name, comma, first name. "AUTHOR" should already be selected in the drop-down menu.
Use the same type of search to locate books illustrated by a particular artist:
To find books about a particular author or about an author’s work, use the same format to enter the author's name in a basic search, but change "Author" to "Subject " in the drop-down menu.
The following books can be found on the 2nd and 3rd floors of Simpson Library.