The Children's Collection supports Northwestern's education program by providing students with high-quality children's literature books. The collection includes picture books, chapter books, and award-winning titles. A variety of genres are featured along with books focused on special topics.
Located in the lower level of the DeWitt Learning Commons, the collection opened in 1998 with children's books purchased from Westmar College. Today there are approximately 5,000 titles in the Children's Collection.
Our online guide to the Children's Collection allows you to search the collection, see what's on display, and view lists of genres and topics.