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Marc Aronson Papers

Identifier: CLRC-2282

Scope and Contents

The collection contains production material for various titles written or cowritten by Aronson, as well as several anthologies he edited. The collection includes typescripts and printer's proofs, notes, correspondence, notes, and research articles. The collection also includes his books written in collaboration with his wife, Marina Budhos, which are filed with her papers but listed on this collection guide.


  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1998 - 2021


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

Marc Aronson is an author of nonfiction and fiction children's literature. Born in 1950, Aronson earned a Ph.D. in American History from New York University. He is married to Marina Budhos, who has coauthored several works with him, and lives in New Jersey.


6.25 Cubic Feet (5 record cartons)

Language of Materials



Marc Aronson's papers focus on his work as an author of nonfiction and anthology editor of children's literature. The collection contains production material for various titles published between 2005-2014.


Finding Aid arranged alphabetically by title

Physical Location

The files for Sugar Changed the World and Eyes of the World listed on the collection guide are stored in the Marina Budhos Papers boxes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Marc Aronson and Marina Budhos

Marc Aronson Papers, 1998-2020
Carter Thurmond
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Revision Statements

  • June 2020: Description updated by Caitlin Marineau.
  • April 2022: New material added and collection guide updated by Caitlin Marineau.
  • November 2022: New material added and collection guide updated by Carter Thurmond.

Collecting Area Details

Contact The Children's Literature Research Collections Collecting Area

Suite 113, Elmer L. Andersen Library