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Education: Children's Literature

What is a Dual-Language Book?

Dual-language books are bilingual. They are a useful tool for students who already have knowledge of one language when learning a new language. They expand a student's knowledge of the first language, which helps with the learning of English.

How to find Dual-Language (Bilingual) Children's Books

To find dual-language children's books at the OISE Library:

  1. Type bilingual into the Advanced Search
  2. Select Subject from the “Any field” drop-down menu.
  3. Using the "Search For" feature, limit to Catalogue
  4. Select OISE/UT Library from the “Search Scope” drop-down menu.
  5. Select Books from the "Format" drop-down menu.
  6. Search.
  7. On the left hand side of the page, filter your results by the Location In Library filter
  8. On the left hand side of the page, select the OISE/UT Library Children's Literature Collection filter
  9. On the left hand side of the page, narrow further by Language.


biligual search


Anishinaabemowin (Ojibwe) / English Books

Inuktitut / English Books

Other Languages / English Books