Snider, Jacqueline
July 2008
Education Libraries;Summer2008, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p2
Academic Journal
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one that explains the way on how to manage picture books containing mature themes, and another one that describes children's collections in a non-public library context.


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