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New Picture Books at Lehman

Each year we add new books to the Juvenile Collection in the Leonard Lief Library. These are some of the newest titles in the collection:

Children's Literature Websites

Browsing the Juvenile Collection

Fiction

Within each classification number (e.g. PZ7) works are organized by the author’s last name.

Classification Number Contents
PZ 7 Fiction by authors whose first works were published between 1870 and 2014
PZ 7.1 Fiction by authors whose first works are published in 2015 and beyond
Other PZ Class. Numbers Contents
PZ 5  Collections of works by different authors
PZ 7.5  Novels in verse
PZ 8    Traditional fairy tales
​PZ 8.1  Folklore and legends
PZ 8.2  Fables
PZ 8.3  Nursery rhymes and stories in rhyme
Higher PZ numbers  Juvenile fiction in languages other than English

Non-Fiction

Classification Number Contents
A General works
B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion
C Auxiliary sciences of history
D World history and history of Europe, Asia, Africa, Australia, New Zealand, etc.
E & F History of the Americas
G Geography. Anthropology. Recreation
H Social sciences
J & K Political science & Law
L Education
M  & N Music & Fine arts
P Language and literature (Criticism, Plays, Short Stories, Poetry)
Q Science
R Medicine
S Agriculture
T Technology
U  & V       Military science & Naval science
Z   Bibliography. Library science. Information resources

Award-winning Books Gold dot on the spine

Books with Spanish Green dot on the spine

Graphic Novels Graphic novels and comics are classified in the Lehman Collection in the Juvenile Graphic section. This section is shelved by the Library Education office (Room 318).

Bilingual-Bicultural Literacy Collection Books are shelved in the first shelf range of the Juvenile Collection.

Wordless Picture Books Books are on a shelf on the north wall of the Juvenile Collection.

Holiday Books Books are shelved on the north wall of the Juvenile Collection.

Realistic Fiction Books are shelved on the north wall of the Juvenile Collection.

Historic Children’s Books Books are shelved on the north wall of the Juvenile Collection.

Mirrors and Windows Research Guide

Children's Literature Journals

Click on the title to find out in which databases the journal is included.

Bookbird

Book Links

The Horn Book

Journal of Children's Literature

Lion and the Unicorn

Reading Teacher

School Library Journal

Book Lists

Types of Children's Books

Subject headings to find types of children's books:

Note: Change "Search type" to: Children's subject begins with... and place the subject below in the "Search for:" box

Alphabet

Counting

Stories in rhyme

Stories without words