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Education - Early Childhood Education

A starting place to help you find classroom resources for preschool and primary grade learning environments.

Picture books & early readers

Whether you are looking for big books, early readers, or picture books, the Curriculum Library has a wide-selection available. big bookThe subdivided pages in this section have some of our favourites for our youngest learners, but you may also find the Children's Literature in the Classroom guide handy as well.

The University Of Victoria Libraries also subscribes to TumbleBooks - which provides access to some great children's literature for screens big or little.


Search Tips for finding Children's Literature


Picturing Books:  This website provides some interesting information on picture books such as slides on design theory, articles about picture books, and features those that have journeyed from page to screen.

Just One More Book!  Numerous podcast episodes revieiwing quality children's literature.  A great place to help you get to know what's hip and happening with kids books these days.