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Children's Collection

Subject Librarian

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Jimmie Lyn Harris
Texas Woman's University Libraries
P. Box 425528
Denton, TX 76204

Searching for Children's Books in the TWU Library Catalog (TWUnivesal)

Go to the Library Home Page

Click Advanced Search

Click the rough button near the top TWU Libraries Catalog

On the first row type in your topic, i.e. birthday

On the right side of the screen, change PUBLICATIN DATE to LAST 10 YEARS


= 289

Scroll down, on the left side find LIBRARY and click on DENTON- CHILDREN’S

= 70

If you think this is too many you may consider changing line with birthday from ANY FIELD to SUBJECT

= 6

This may be not enough.

Click on the book or the title of the book to get more information.

Write down (or take a picture) of the title, author and call number.  Note the location will tell you if it is available or checked out.

Scroll down further and find the row FORMAT.  This will list the number of pages.  If it says UNPAGED, this means it is 36 pages or fewer.  Books that are up to 36 pages are picture books.


Children's Collection

Welcome to the Children’s Collection

 Location:  First Floor                                 

Read Out Loud Workshop

Holiday and Winter Storytelling

12/4- Christmas Around the World
Learn about Christmas around the world tomorrow from 2:00-2:30! Discover how various countries celebrate Christmas and the origins of beloved Christmas traditions in the Children’s Collection. Open to children and adults of all ages.

12/18- Hanukkah and Kwanzaa Around the World
Learn about Hanukkah and Kwanzaa Dec. 18 from 2-2:30! Discover the origins of the holidays and traditions celebrated around the world in the Children’s Collection. Open to children and adults of all ages.

1/8- Snow
Warm up and learn about snow! Explore the fluffy white stuff and learn about the science behind the weather. From 2:00-2:30 in the Children’s Collection.  Open to children and adults of all ages.


Visitors to TWU Libraries

Texas State Adopted Textbooks

Texas State Adopted Textbooks
Are located on the first floor at the beginning of the Reference Collection.

Need an appointment?

Monday through riday
7:30 am - 4:30 pm
Office in Woman's Collection, 2nd Floor
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Children's Collection