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Nancy F. Castaldo Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2344

Scope and Contents

The collection contains typescripts, correspondence, proofs, reviews, and ephemera related to fiction and nonfiction children's books written by Nancy Castaldo, primarily nonfiction science and craft activity guides.


  • Creation: 1994 - 2014


Conditions Governing Access

Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.

Biographical / Historical

Nancy Fusco Castaldo was born in New York state February 9, 1962. She earned a BS in Biology from Marymount College in 1984 and an MA from the State University of New York--Albany in 1997. Castaldo has written numerous works for children, mainly about science and ecology, as well as children's activity guides. She lives in New York state.

Biographical Source:

"Nancy Castaldo (1962-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 308. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2017.


1.25 Cubic Feet (1 record carton)

Language of Materials



The collection contains production material and reviews related to children's books by Nancy Castaldo.


Collection guide arranged alphabetically by book title with miscellaneous material at the end.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Nancy Castaldo.

Nancy F. Castaldo papers, 1994-2014
Caitlin Marineau
November 2022
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Collecting Area Details

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Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library