The School Collection: Children's Literature at the Education and Social Science Library
The School Collection: Children's Literature at the Social Sciences, Health, and Education Library

S-Collection Bibliographies


  • Abraham Lincoln
  • Lists biographies, fiction and non-fiction books about Abraham Lincoln.

  • Aesop's Fables
  • Highlights the library's collection of Aesop's Fables and books about Aesop and his stories. 

  • Alphabet Books
  • Book which help children learn the alphabet.

  • Benjamin Franklin
  • All the Benjamin Franklin biographies in the S-Collection. Contains biographies from the mid-1800s to the present.

  • Brown vs. Board of Education
  • Nonfiction and fiction books about the landmark United States Supreme Court case.

  • Classics of Children's Literature
  • Titles originally published prior to 1932 and republished from 1976 to 1978. Each titlecontains a short preface, a bibliography of the author's other works for children, and selected references

  • Comprehensive Authors
  • List of authors and illustrators whose works are collected comprehensively by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • Counting Books
  • Books which help children learn how to count.

  • Dr. Seuss Books
  • Books by and about Dr. Seuss.

  • Early English Children's Books
  • Books originally published prior to 1911 and in 1981 by the Japanese publisher, Holp Shuppan. The represent each printing and literary stage in the development of illustrated early English books for children

  • Fantasy, Myths & Retellings
  • Links to multiple lists of fantasy books including anthropomorphic, classics, dragons, and myths.

  • Foreign Language & Bilingual Children's Books
  • Search strategies for finding bibliographies of foreign language and bilingual books.

  • Graphic Novels
  • Includes strategies for locating and learning about graphic novels, as well as a select bibliography of graphic novel titles organized by age appropriateness.

  • Native American Children's Literature
  • Websites and print resources with information about and lists of Native American children's literature.

  • Pop-Up Books
  • Includes pop-up books, three dimensional books, and books that contain sliding pictures. 

  • Predictable Story Books
  • Predictable stories allow children to guess what is coming next.

  • Wordless Picture Books
  • Picture books in the S-Collection with no words.



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