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Children's and Young Adult Literature

Course Number: 
ENG 380/ENG 381

In Randall Library, the literature for children and young adults is shelved in the JUVENILE COLLECTION by these categories:

E = Easy (Picture) books: Arranged alphabetically by author's last name
B = Biography: Arranged by the last name of the person the book is about
Fic = Juvenile Fiction: Arranged alphabetically by author's last name
J = Non-fiction: Arranged by Dewey Decimal Classification

The 800 class in Dewey is for literature.  The major type of literature you will find in our Dewey collection is poetry.  American poetry has a call number beginning with 811.  English poetry is in 821.  Folk tales are in the 300 class (and we have a lot of these books).

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