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Ireland

Third level institutions

Church of Ireland College of Education  http://www.cice.ie/AboutCICE/Archives.aspx

Coláiste Mhuire, Marino Institute of Education
www.mie.ie

Froebel College of Education
www.froebel.ie

Dublin City University
www.dcu.ie

National College of Art and Design
http://www.ncad.ie/library/about.shtml

National University of Ireland, Galway
http://www.library.nuigalway.ie/collections/specialcollections/

National University of Ireland, Maynooth
http://library.nuim.ie/services-facilities/collections/special-collections-after-1851

St. Patrick’s College, Drumcondra
http://www.spd.dcu.ie/main/courses/postgraduate/MAProgramme/MAProgramme.shtml

Trinity College, Dublin
http://www.tcd.ie/English/postgraduate/childrens-literature/

University College Cork
http://booleweb.ucc.ie/index.php?pageID=38

University College Dublin
http://www.ucd.ie/library/special_collections/

University of Limerick
http://www.ul.ie/rarebooks/

Queen’s University Belfast
www.qub.ac.uk/

Organisations & associations

Children’s Books Ireland
www.childrensbooksireland.com and www.inismagazine.ie

IBBY Ireland: International Board on Books for Young People
www.ibbyireland.ie

Irish Literature Exchange
www.irelandliterature.com

Poetry Ireland
www.poetryireland.ie

Reading Association of Ireland
www.reading.ie

Publishers

Four Courts Press
www.fourcourtspress.ie

An Gúm www.irish.ie/forasnagaeilge/an_gum.asp

Irish Academic Press www.irishacademicireland.com

Irish Book Publishers Association www.publishingireland.com

New Island Books
www.newisland.ie

The O’Brien Press
www.obrien.ie

Libraries

Dublin City Public Libraries
http://www.dublincity.ie/RecreationandCulture/libraries/Heritage%20and%20History/Collections/Pages/book_and_manuscript_collections.aspx

National Library of Ireland www.nli.ie

 

UK and International

Higher education & research

CHILDE: Children’s Historical Literature Disseminated throughout Europe
http://www.bookchilde.org/ (EU-wide collaboration)

Children’s Literature Web Guide (Canadian site with international focus)
http://people.ucalgary.ca/~dkbrown/

de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection (USA)
http://www.lib.usm.edu/~degrum/

Graduate Centre International d’Études en Litterature de Jeunesse (France) http://www.ricochet-jeunes.org/sommaire/

National Centre for Research in Children’s Literature (UK)
http://www.roehampton.ac.uk/researchcentres/ncrcl/

Newcastle University (UK)
http://www.ncl.ac.uk/elll/about/childrensliterature/resources.htm

Queen’s University Belfast (UK)
www.qub.ac.uk/

Seven Stories Centre (Newcastle, UK)
http://www.sevenstories.org.uk/

Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairytales and Fantasy (UK)
http://sussexfolktalecentre.org/

University of Cambridge (UK)
http://www.educ.cam.ac.uk/centres/childrensliterature/

University of Reading: Centre for International Research in Childhood (UK)
http://www.reading.ac.uk/circl/

University of Winnipeg: Centre for Research in Young People’s Texts and Cultures (Canada) http://crytc.uwinnipeg.ca/home.php

University of Worcester (UK) http://www.worc.ac.uk/ils/635.htm

Libraries

British Library (UK)
http://www.bl.uk/reshelp/findhelpsubject/literature/chillit/childhist/childhistorical.html

Library of Congress Children’s Literature Center (USA)
http://www.loc.gov/rr/child/

International Youth Library, Munich (Germany)
http://www.ijb.de/files/Page00.htm

Library Association Youth Libraries Group (UK)
http://www.cilip.org.uk/get-involved/special-interest-groups/youth/Pages/default.aspx

Literature for Children (Digital collection, USA)
http://palmm.fcla.edu/juv/

National Art Library’s Children’s Literature Collections (UK)
http://www.vam.ac.uk/content/articles/n/national-art-library-childrens-literature-collections/

National Library of Scotland (UK)
http://www.nls.uk/collections/rare-books/collections/childrens-books

National Library of Wales (UK)
http://canmlwyddiant.llgc.org.uk/en/XCM1967/events/1.html

Opie Collection of Children’s Literature (UK)
http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/bodley/library/specialcollections/catalogues/rare_books/opie_collection_of_childrens_literature

University of Manchester: John Rylands University Library children’s literature collection (UK)

Organisations & associations

Booktrust (UK) http://www.booktrust.org.uk/Home

Children’s Literature Association (International)
http://www.childlitassn.org/index.php?page=homepage

Federation of Children’s Book Groups (UK)
http://www.fcbg.org.uk/

IBBY: International Board on Books for Young People (International)
www.ibby.org

IRSCL: International Research Society for Children’s Literature (International) http://www.irscl.com/

Periodicals and other interesting resources

The Horn Book Magazine (USA) http://www.hbook.com/magazine/default.asp

The Lion and the Unicorn
http://muse.jhu.edu/journals/lion_and_the_unicorn/toc/uni.34.1.html