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Featured New Books

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March: Book One - John Lewis; Andrew Aydin; Nate Powell (Artist)
Call Number: CMC E840.8.L43 A3 2013 I-HS
ISBN: 9781603093002
Publication Date: 2013

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Tito Puente Mambo King/Rey del Mambo - Monica Brown; Rafael Lopez (Illustrator)
Call Number: CMC ML3930 .P83 B76 2013 P
ISBN: 9780061227837
Publication Date: 2013

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Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass - Meg Medina
Call Number: CMC PS3613.E338 Y37 2013 JH-HS
ISBN: 9780763658595
Publication Date: 2013

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Nelson Mandela - Kadir Nelson
Call Number: CMC DT1974 .N43 2013 P
ISBN: 9780061783746
Publication Date: 2013

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A Splash of Red - Jennifer Bryant; Melissa Sweet (Illustrator)
Call Number: CMC ND237.P65 B79 2013 P-I
ISBN: 9780375867125
Publication Date: 2013

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The War Within These Walls - Aline Sax; Caryl Strzelecki (Illustrator); Laura Watkinson
Call Number: CMC PZ7.S2726 War 2013 JH-HS
ISBN: 9780802854285
Publication Date: 2013



Finding Children's & Young Adult Literature in the Library

The Curriculum Materials Center (CMC) , located on the lower level of the SUNY Old Westbury Library, offers a large collection of children's and young adult literature books. These books are listed in OWLCat, the Library's online catalog. To search for CMC books in OWLCat, click on the "Advanced Search" tab and select "Curriculum Materials Center - Entire Collection" from the "More Collections" drop down box. Then enter your search words and click on "Go."  Children and young adult books can by borrowed for two weeks.

Children's & Young Adult Books Digital Collections


Children's Literature Comprehensive Database

Provides an extensive array of information about children's books, video and audio recordings, and other children-focused media. Contains critical reviews of thousands of children's books, ranging from the earliest baby board books to novels and nonfiction for young adults. Reading levels are assigned to each evaluated book.

Reference Books

Bibliographies & Guides
The following bibliographies and guides provide lists directing you to children's and young adult books and authors. Many of the resources list titles by subject and theme. These books are located in the Reference section of the Curriculum Materials Center. 
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .L715 2006
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .E19 2007
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .G48 2006
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .K29 2006
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .F847 2006
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .L97 2005
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .L58 2004
Bibliographies of Award Books
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .A2 M37 2006
Call Number: REF CMC Z1037 .A2 C67 2004
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .A2 G56 2006
Call Number: CMC REF Z1037 .A2 P87 2006
Call Number: CMC REF PN1008.5 .O94 2006

Books About Disabilities

Authors & Illustrators Websites



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