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CIEE5140: Teaching Strategies in Social Studies and Global Issues: Finding Books on Multicultural Topics

Selected Lists of Books

These are lists, usually selected by librarians, of highly recommended books in a particular subject area, or for a particular age group. For additional lists go to the American Library Association website,, and click on Awards and Grants.

Specialized Subject Bibliographies

A list of print bibliographies to help find children's books about social studies and multicultural topics. The Cheng Library will not have many of the titles listed. You may need to use your local public or school library.

Education Librarian

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Neil Grimes
Education & Curriculum Materials Librarian
Office, Room 114c
David and Lorraine Cheng Library
William Paterson University
300 Pompton Road
Wayne, NJ 07470

    Have a Question? Contact a Librarian:

By phone

Call 973-720-2116

The Reference Desk is staffed until 10PM Sunday-Friday and until 8:00pm on Saturday.

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