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Children's Literature: Finding Books at Purdue

This is a guide for finding information related to children's literature.

Location of Children's Literature Collection in the HSSE Library

 The Children's Literature Collection is on 2nd level of the stacks in the Humanities, Social Science & Education Library.


Children's Book Collection in Beering Hall


Another collection of children's books is available in

the Technology Resources Center (TRC)

in room 3287 in Beering Hall.


Hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.

Finding Books or Journals at Purdue


The online catalog lists all the books in the Purdue Libraries.   

How to search the Catalog for Children's Books

  1. Do a normal search (keyword, author or subject) using the Books & Media tab.   
  2. When records are retrieved, SCROLL down and look in the left window for "Sub-Locations" and choose "HSSE Children's Literature."
  3. If you do not see "HSSE Children's Literature", CHOOSE "More", then choose "HSSE Children's Literature."


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John Fritch
HSSE Library-Rm 346

(765) 49-46735