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English 4996: Guide to Resources: Childhood in Literature

Resources for writing about portrayals of children in adult literature, poetry, prose, and film.

Finding eBooks

The University has access to not only print books and journal databases, but to many platforms with eBooks. The eBook platforms below allow for full text search, an advantage it has over many of the research databases. Some eBooks are also listed in MERLIN and linked to the database they come from. Please note that if the eBook in MERLIN is associated with a different campus (UMSL, UMKC, Missouri S&T, etc) you will not be able to access it. 

Relevant eBooks

Here are some general texts about childhood studies:
Other Relevant eBooks: