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Children's Literature

This guide will assist current and future educators explore and discover children's literature.

Finding Books by Topic with Keywords

Use URsearch to find children's books on a topic.

  1. Type in your topic.
  2. Limit by Database: Ursuline College Library Catalog
  3. Limit by Location: Juvenile Collection

Other limiters you may want to use.

  • Publication Date
  • Source type

If you are not finding what you want in the Ursuline College Library collection, make the following adjustments to the search. This will allow you to locate titles at other OhioLINK libraries. 

  • Add "children's literature" as an additional keyword.
  • Add additional options to Limit by Subject as appropriate.

Another great place to find children's literature is the public library system, SearchOhio

  1. Type in your topic and search.
  2. Under Format check Books and Journals.
  3. Add Tags as appropriate. Examples could include: picture books, juvenile works, children's stories.