The Cooperative Children's Book Center offers a variety of publications on children's literature. For membership information, write:

Friends of the CCBC Inc., Box 5288, Madison, Wis., 53705-0288.

More than 25 percent of all children's books published in the United States come from independent small publishers, according to Charles Taylor, executive director of the Multicultural Publishers Exchange, a national network of African, Asian, Hispanic, and native and white American publishers of multicultural books. For information on their bimonthly newsletter, contact:

Multicultural Publishers Exchange, P.O. Box 9869, Madison, Wis., 53715.

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