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Juvenile Material at Alkek Library

The Alkek Juvenile Collection is located on the 3rd Floor of the Alkek Library.  The Collection offers a selection of titles primarily to support the needs of student educators and Education & English department faculty. While most of the Juvenile Collection is comprised of print books, it does also offer:

A related collection, Scholastic Guided Reading, is available at Alkek Library. Each set can be checked out for 2 weeks and renewals are also allowed.  The Collection offers the Fiction, NonFiction, Content, and Spanish sets.

A few juvenile titles are housed in Special Collections & Southwestern Writers Collection on the 7th Floor of the Library. This Location information is reflected in the Catalog. Ask for assistance in Special Collections, 7th floor, Monday through Friday 8am to 5pm. Note: Items in Special Collections cannot be taken out of that department.

The TCMC K-12 Textbook Collection on the 3rd Floor of the Library also houses some juvenile titles, primarily in the subject areas for Language Arts. These items are included in the online catalog and will indicate on their catalog record that they are part of the TCMC K-12 Textbook Collection.

Round Rock Center (RRC) has a small, core RRC Juvenile Collection. Students at RRC who need books only available from the Alkek Juvenile Collection or TCMC can click the Request button in the Library Catalog to have Alkek material delivered to RRC.