Welsh Children’s Literature Collection

Housed at the Normal Library, this historical collection consists of children’s literature and other Welsh material written for children - fiction, picture books, poetry, drama, factual books, textbooks, reader’s series, nursery rhymes and journals.

The collection was acquired by Bangor University by way of donation by:

  • The Welsh Books Council
  • Castell Brychan Collection
  • David Greenslade, Cardiff
  • St Mary’s College
  • Normal College

Some cataloguing costs were covered by the Eira Mary Davies trust fund.

The collection consists of approximately 11,100 items.