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Children and Young Adult Literature Research Guide

UVa Library Children's Book Collection

WHERE: Clemons Library, 1st floor
As you exit the elevator or the stairs on the 1st floor, the collection will be on your left. All of the books can be checked out of the library. .

HOW TO FIND CHILDRENS' BOOKS: All of the children's books can be discovered in VIRGO

DESCRIPTION:  The children's book collection has award winning books of fiction, nonfiction, graphic novels, science fiction, board books, fairy tales, picture books and bi-lingual books.

Local Bookstores

Public Libraries

Can't find the book you need in UVA's collection?  You can see if this public library's collections of children's and young adult books. You could also submit an Interlibrary Loan Request to the UVA library and they will try to borrow the children's book from another university library. The service is free.