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Resource Guide:
Child and Adolescent Development

Selected Call Numbers

Call numbers are the shelving locations for each item. Browsing in the following areas of the library will help you find materials for your topic.

Topic Call Number
Developmental Psychology. Child Psychology.BF 721-723
Child Psychology. Moral Development.BF 723 .M54
Developmental Psychology. Infant Psychology.BF 719-720
Developmental Psychology. Adolescence. Youth.BF 724-724.3
Psychology of PlayBF 717-7188
Child Study.LB 1101-1139 .W7
Physiology of children and infants.RJ 125-137
Physiology of adolescentsRG 140-145

Selected 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

Selected 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
Handbook of Socialization: Theory and ResearchREF HM 686 .H36 2014
Mind in the Making: The Seven Essential Life Skills Every…HQ 781 .G35 2010
Handbook of Adolescent PsychologyREF BF 724 .H33 2009
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
Discovering Child DevelopmenteBook
Values, Religion and Culture in Adolescent DevelopmenteBook
Adolescent Vulnerabilities and Opportunities …eBook
Child Development: Thinking About TheorieseBook

Selected Research Databases

Selected Journals and Magazines

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

Selected Websites and Digital Archives