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History of Children's Literature - Oakland Campus: Writing and Citing

This guide will assist students enrolled in Elizabeth Mahoney's LIS 2324 History of Children's Literature

Writing about literature

These are a few books that are useful when you study the history of children and their literature.  Use these phrases to search PITTCat for more specifc materials; Children's literature, English History and criticism; Children's literature, American History and criticism; Children Books and reading.

Literary Criticism

Putting it all together

Organizing your research and putting your ideas down on paper can be difficult.  You can get writing help at the Writing Center.

Citing Sources Using a Citation Manager

Keep track of all of your reference lists and bibliographies. Pitt's library resources work with citation management tools and allow you to import citations from sources like PittCat and article databases. 

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