Children's Books

Faye A. Collicot Children's Room

The Children's Room is on the first floor and contains the library's collection of children's books.

What do we have in our collection?

Our collection includes thousands of children's books including:

  • Non-Fiction Books
  • Fables and Folktales (jN 398)
  • Fiction Books
  • Reference Materials on Juvenile Literature
  • Picture Books


How long can I borrow children's books?

You can check out children's books for 35 days. They can be renewed for 35 more days, but will be subject to recall.

How are the books in the children's room sorted?

When you browse the children's books please keep in mind that the books are sorted accordingly:

  • Non-Fiction (jN) books are sorted using the Dewey Decimal System
  • Fiction (J) books are sorted alphabetically by author
  • Picture books (jP) are sorted alphabetically by author in their own section

 For additional resources see the Children’s Literature research guide