ERIC Number: ED111402
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975-May-1
Reference Count: N/A
Building a Children's Literature Collection. A Suggested Basic Reference Collection for Academic Libraries. A Suggested Basic Collection of Children's Books.
Quimby, Harriet B.; And Others
The first section of this two-part bibliography contains a bibliographic essay on building a basic reference collection about children's literature for academic libraries, followed by a list of the basic reference works. These cover such areas as history of children's literature, authors, illustrators, readings, awards and prizes, international children's literature, story telling, anthologies, selection aids, reviewing journals, and writing books for children. The second part contains a brief essay on children's literature, followed by a basic list of books for a children's collection, arranged by broad subject areas. Items on both lists consist of author, title, publisher, and date. There are author and title indexes. (LS)
Descriptors: Anthologies, Authors, Awards, Bibliographies, Books, Childrens Literature, History, Reference Materials, Story Telling, Writing (Composition)
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Publication Type: Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Association of Coll. and Research Libraries, Chicago, IL.
Note: Bibliographical Essay Series, No. 3