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Resource Guide:
Child and Adolescent Development

Digital Open Education Resources

Websites and Digital Archives

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Child development
  • Child development—Longitudinal studies
  • Child psychology
  • Children with disabilities—Development
  • Adolescence
  • Teenagers
  • Adolescent development
  • Adolescent psychology
  • Youth—Social conditions
  • Puberty
  • Human development
  • Personality development
  • Moral development
  • Cognition
  • Parenting
  • Family
  • Nature and nurture

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Child Development
  • Child Development Research
  • Infant and Child Development
  • Child Development Perspectives
  • Early Childhood Research & Practice
  • Developmental Science
  • International Journal of Adolescence and Youth
  • New Directions for Child & Adolescent Development
  • Child & Youth Care Forum

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Adolescents’ Self-Discovery in GroupsBF 724.3 .I3 T46 2017
Development in Infancy: A Contemporary IntroductionRJ 134 .B67 2014
Mind in the Making: The Seven Essential Life Skills Every…HQ 781 .G35 2010
The Development of the Person: The Minnesota Study on...HQ 767.9 .D477 2005
Awakening Children’s Minds: How Parents and Teachers…HQ 767.9 .B465 2001
From Neurons to Neighborhoods: The Science of Early…HQ 767.9 .F76 2000
Autism and Asperger's ConditionseBook 2020
Youth Mental HealtheBook 2017
Adolescent Psychological Development: Rationality, Morality, and IdentityeBook 2005
Child Development: Thinking About TheorieseBook 2003
Handbook of Parenting: Volume I: Children and ParentingeBook 2002