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LIT 310: Literature for Younger Readers

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Use this "libguide" to find scholarly criticism for your two Deep Dives (25%) and Author/Book project (15%). According to Dr. Meixner's syllabus, each student will cite "at least 2 secondary sources" for each Deep Dive and "at least 5 sources" for the Author/Book one-pager.


Also use this guide to locate "at least one professional review" for your Poetry Collection assignment (10%). Begin by searching these review periodicals:

Consider too the Find Book Reviews page of my main English libguide.


The following databases cover the secondary journal literature of literary studies including children's literature, but also journal articles in the fields of education, gender studies, psychology, and sociology.

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