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Children's & Young Adult Literature: Home

Find Children's Books

Use the search box below to look for children's books.

To find children's fiction books, enter a keyword(s) and then add the phrase juvenile fiction to your search. 

Example: horses AND "juvenile fiction"

To find children's non-fiction books, enter a keyword(s)and then add the phrase juvenile literature to your search.

Example: horses AND "juvenile literature"

To find a specific book, search for the book's title or author.


If you would like to browse for children's books in Auraria Library, children's literature is located on the 2nd floor in the LT call number section.

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Find Children's Books by Age Group, Grade Level, or Topic

  • Use the databases listed below to find books by topic, age group, reading level, award, or interest level.
  • Then use the Start My Research search (see box to the left) to determine if Auraria Library owns the book.
  • If Auraria Library does not own the book, you can request the book from Prospector or Interlibrary Loan or borrow from your local public library.

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