While children's books are not a major part of the Library's collection, some can be found throughout the Library's collections.
To locate children's books at the University of Chicago Library search our Library Catalog for specific titles and subjects. The following subject searches provide good starting points.
You can also browse the Curriculum Materials Collection online, limiting to "fiction" or "juvenile works" as a subject.
Children's books are eligible for our Paging & Pickup Service.
The Library has very few children's books that are available online. However, you can search our Library Catalog for specific titles or using the searches suggested above, limiting to "electronic resources".
We also have access to children's ebooks available through the publisher Cricket Media. These include early reading and picture books, both fiction and non fiction.
Below are databases for finding ebooks and online magazines for children. The magazine databases provide limits for Lexile reading level in the advanced search.
The following databases are helpful for identifying children's books for teaching.