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Resource Guide:
Men in Families

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
FamilyHQ 50 – HQ 1064
FathersHQ 759‚ HQ 759.6
Men and MasculinityHQ 1090
Men’s HealthRC 889
MarriageHQ 503 – HQ 1057
ParenthoodHQ 755.8

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Marriage
  • Men
  • Marriage law
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Masculinity
  • Fatherhood
  • Married life
  • Men Identity
  • Custody of Children
  • Matrimony
  • Masculinity in Literature
  • Family Violence
  • Family
  • Men in Popular Culture
  • Dual-Career Families
  • Communication in marriage
  • Young Men
  • Domestic Relations
  • Adultery
  • Boys
  • Stepfamilies
  • Divorce
  • Sex Roles
  • Commitment
  • Home
  • Sex Differences
  • Men Health
  • Parenting
  • Sex Difference in Education
  • Gender Issues

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Encyclopedia of Marriage and the FamilyREF HQ 9 .E52 v.1
Encyclopedia of SociologyREF HM 17 .E5 v.1
Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental DisordersREF RC 455.2 .C4 D536

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • American Journal of Men’s Health
  • Child and Family Social Work
  • Child Welfare
  • Family Medicine and Community Health
  • Family Court Review
  • Family Law Quarterly
  • Family Matters
  • Family Process
  • Family Relations
  • International Journal of Men’s Health
  • Journal of Men’s Studies
  • Journal of men, masculinities and spirituality

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

Selected Web Page and Digital Archives