Physical & Digital Collections

Children's Literature Collections at Cambridge: Children's Literature available at Education

An introduction to the range of Children's Literature collections in Cambridge and the resources and services available to students and staff

Key facts


  • It is a teaching/demand led collection, supporting students on the Tripos EEDA track, the Masters course in Children’s Literature, PhD research and the Primary and Secondary PGCE courses. 
  • Includes fiction, short-stories, fairy tales, poetry and comics, approximately 1,700 items.
  •  Covers a wide age-range from picturebooks to young adult fiction.
  •  The fiction collection is complemented by a large collection of critical texts covering all aspects of children's literature.


  • All members of the University who are studying Children's Literature are welcome to register with the Library.  Please contact us for further information or pop in and see us!

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