Resource Description

"The Caldecott Medal was neamed in honor of ninteenth-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." The site allows users to have the chance to learn about the award, the criteria, and the application process. One can also find the award winners and honored books from 1938 to present day. Summaries of these books, as well as comments made by the commitees can be found.