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Education: EDU 2024--Children's Lit

Research Guide for education related topics.

Thank you to Lexington Public Library

Transy Library thanks the Lexington Public Library for partnering with our students to advance their research by providing access to public library collections in print and online.

Thank you to the Children's Department for providing guidance and resources included on the research guide.

Children's Lit--finding books on similar topics

The Transylvania University Library has a small collection of children's literature shelved in the Education Resource Center on the lower level of the library. We typically collect award-winning titles (i.e. Coretta Scot King, Caldecott, Newberry, etc.), and resources requested by Education faculty and students participating in current EDU practicum. 

Use the online Transy Library catalog to find children's books in our collection.

Search the Lexington Public Library for more children's book titles. 

Use Novelist for Reader's Advisory or to locate "read-alike" titles that can filtered by age, interest, etc.

Use these resources to locate copies (digital or print) of children's books

Literary Criticism

For academic criticism/critique/analysis of children's literature or literature in general, consult the following resources:

Education and Children's Lit Journals & Reviews

Children's Book Awards

Library Session and Tips

Feature Articles

Statistics in Children's & YA Lit

Children's & YA Literature Librarian

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Tammy Haydon
Transylvania University Library
300 N. Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508-1797

Your Librarian

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Katrina Salley
Transylvania University Library
300 N. Broadway
Lexington, KY 40508-1797