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UMW Libraries
Simpson Library | Special Collections

Juvenile/Young Adult Literature: Background Information

Finding Books for the Classroom

The following Reference Books provide lists and reviews of books for children and/or young adults, and can aid teachers in selecting relevant books for the classroom. Most are located in the Simpson Reference collection, on the first floor of Simpson Library, just past the reference desk. A few are located upstairs in the Simpson Stacks.

Guides to Children's Books

Guides to Authors & Illustrators