The McKnight Juvenile Collection contains children's and young adult books. If you have suggestions for the collection, please email Katherine Donaldson, the Education Librarian, using the contact information on this page.
You can limit your search to books in the juvenile collection by going to the Advanced Search option in LibrarySearch. Under "Search Scope," select "Juvenile Collection." You can then do a keyword, title, or author search depending on what you're looking for.
There are a number of awards given out for children's and young adult literature. Here is a sample list of some of the children's book award-winners that the UO Libraries focuses on collecting:
To see a complete list of awards given out by the American Library Association for youth books and media, visit this page: http://www.ala.org/awardsgrants/awards/browse/yma