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Curriculum Resource Center - Bradford Campus: Locating Books & AV Material

This guide is designed to help education students locate resources available in the Curriculum Resource Center for lesson plans, unit plans, and class presentations.

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Search PITTCat+ for articles, books, & more


PITTCat+is the gateway searching tool for all of the materials owned by the University Library system (ULS), including articles, books, e-books, journals, e-journals, e-audio and e-video, digital images, government documents, microfilm and movies.

Searching for Children's Books by Topic

If you are interested in finding a children's book on a particular topic:

  • search PITTCat+ with the topic followed by the word juvenile;
  • select book/ebook under Content Type (see left column);
  • scroll and select Bradford Campus Library under Library Location (see left column).

Also, remember to ask for help at the Hanley Library help desk (814-362-7615) or contact Marietta Frank (



Children's Literature Comprehensive Database