Network Bulletin No. 06-21
Date: June 23, 2006
Subject: Book Collection
Index Term: NLS Kids zone: a new web on children's books and magazines
NLS is pleased to announce the inauguration of a web page for children, Kids Zone.
The site offers an online search engine to locate children's books in the national
collection and provides annotated bibliographies of award-winning books such as
Newbery Medal and Honor books, Coretta Scott King and John Steptoe winners, and
Schneider Family Book Award winners. Kids Zone also lists books in popular series
such as the Chronicles of Narnia, Harry Potter, Redwall Abbey, and Swallows and
Amazons. Other features include information on children's magazines and a link to
the Library of Congress Kids and Families web site.
Kids Zone may be accessed through a link on the NLS home page (www.loc.gov/nls)
or directly at www.loc.gov/nls/children/index.html.
For further information, contact:
Head, Collection Development Section
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