Focus on Electronic Information No. 97-10

Date:  October 1997

Subject:  Children's Literature on the Internet

Among the ever-growing number of children's literature sites
on the Internet, many contain full-text versions of
children's classics.  Below is a list of selected sites that
offer a wide variety of text-based literary resources, both
informational and primary documents.


The following sites contain a vast amount of information on
children's literature.  In addition to links to texts, they
also include lists of award-winning books, recommended
reading lists, bestseller lists, resources for teachers and
parents, and much more.

Children's Literature Web Guide

Electronic Resources for Youth Services: Children's

_Electronic Texts_

Public Domain Electronic Children's Books

This site contains the full text of many classic works of
children's literature including _The Wizard of Oz_, _Alice
in Wonderland_, _Robinson Crusoe_, _The Call of the Wild_,
and many more.

Young Readers' Library

This site contains a chapter a day of many classic American
literary works for children.


The following sites contain text-based material by or about
an author.

Louisa May Alcott

Lewis Carroll

Beverley Cleary

Dr. Seuss

Arthur Ransome

Saint-Exupery, Antoine de

Shel Silverstein

Mark Twain