CUW Library has print children’s books in the CUW Curriculum collection. Choose this under the Location Filter. For specific types of children’s books, Choose one of these Format Filters:
- Juvenile Fiction
- Juvenile Literature
- Young Adult fiction
- Juvenile folklore
- Juvenile poetry
- “Fairy tales”
- “Picture Books for Children”
Online Children’s Books
- Literature for Children: “children’s literature published largely in the United States and Great Britain from before 1850 to beyond 1950.”
- International Children’s Public Library: thousands of free digitized books in many languages from many countries.
- Storyline Online: free children’s books read by famous actors.
Children’s Graphic Novels
- Search SWITCH Libraries in Primo for “graphic novel”
- CUW and SWITCH graphic novels can be picked up on campus or mailed home.
- Check your local public library for graphic novels.
- Wisconsin Digital Public Library has many online graphic novels (called graphic books) for children and is free to Wisconsin residents and CUW students who live in Wisconsin.
Note: most graphic novels will be labeled as “book” Content type in Primo
Children’s Magazine & Periodicals
Search for articles by topic and filter by lexile reading level:
Browse Magazines by Title
- Cobblestone (ages 8-13): American History
- Time for Kids (3-4 grade): news & current events
- Highlights: (ages 6-12) “stories, games, puzzles, riddles, science experiments, & craft projects
- Spider (ages 6-9): Short stories, poems, activities, and games
- Sports Illustrated for Kids (ages 8+)
- Ranger Rick (ages 7+): wildlife & nature stories