Articles and Essays

  • Collection Highlights The Library of Congress launched this digital collection as part of its celebration of the 100th anniversary of Children's Book Week in 2019. Children’s Book Week began when Franklin K. Mathiews, librarian for the Boy Scouts of America; Frederic G. Melcher, editor of Publishers Weekly; and Anne Carroll Moore, Superintendent of Children's Works at New York Public Library, joined forces to promote high standards...