The Center for Children’s Books (CCB) at the School of Information Sciences is a crossroads for critical inquiry, professional training, and educational outreach related to youth-focused resources, literature, and librarianship.


Visit our digital 75th Anniversary Exhibit

The Newbery Medal at 100 More Information Here

Programs and Projects

CCB Writing Hours

During the academic year, the CCB hosts virtual weekly hours for faculty and students to write in a structured, supportive group.

The Bulletin

The CCB publishes the Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, a children's book review journal founded in 1945.

The Watsons Go to Birmingham – 1963 Web Resource

A NPS Books to Parks site, built in collaboration with the Birmingham Civil Rights National Monument and the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute. Expected launch: Spring 2022.