Cooperative Childrens Book Center / CCBC
(608) 263-3720 -- Reference Desk
(608) 263-3721 -- Kathleen T. Horning, Director
(608) 262- 9503 -- Megan Schliesman, Librarian
Academic Year (January 23-May 4):
Monday-Thursday 9 a.m.-7 p.m.
Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday 12:30-4 p.m.
Spring Break (March 24-April 11):
Monday- Friday 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
UW- Madison Finals and Intersession (May5 - May11):
Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Cooperative Children's Book Center
401 Teacher Education Building
225 N. Mills Street
Madison, WI 53706
The CCBC is a non-circulating examination, study, and research library for Wisconsin school and public librarians, teachers, early childhood care providers, university students, and others interested in children's and young adult literature. The CCBC is part of the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Education, and receives additional support from the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. They do not have any textbooks; collections include current, retrospective and historical books published for children and young adults. Does not do manuscript critiques, but has resources on writing/illustrating books for young people.
The CCBC is not a library for children or families. Any adult can use the library.