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Caldecott: About Caldecott

A guide that provides info on decades of Caldecott winners.

Requesting Items

Short on time?  Need an item delivered from Palmer Memorial Library to the JFM Library?  You can request items for pick-up at the JFM Circulation Desk. 

Once you’ve located the item you need, click on the “ Place Hold” link located under the Check Availability banner.  This will take you to a screen where you must complete a short form.  Note: Our library servers refresh at midnight, which means requests reflect in our system after midnight.  For this reason, processing time may take up to 48 hours.  If you need the book before then, please contact the Circulation Desk at 903-223-3100 for additional assistance.

Need Help

For help or to report problems please contact:

Olivia Poulton 903-223-3148

Catherine Dean 903-223-3090

Jennifer Jordan 903-223-3094
Tim Arnold 903-223-3088


Caldecott Medal and Honor Winners

Use links below or the tabs above to view decade winners.

1938 - Present

Find Information about the Caldecott Award

About the Randolph Caldecott Medal
The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

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