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Resource Guide:
Family and Child Development

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.

  • Marriage
  • Family
  • Marriage law
  • Marriage Counseling
  • Home
  • Single People
  • Married life
  • Love
  • Courtship
  • Matrimony
  • Fatherhood
  • Family Violence
  • Wedlock
  • Motherhood
  • Dual-Career Families
  • Communication in marriage
  • Parenting
  • Birth Control
  • Adultery
  • Domestic Relations
  • Intimacy
  • Divorce
  • Custody of Children
  • Sex Differences
  • Annulment
  • Stepfamilies
  • Masculinity
  • Remarriage
  • Commitment
  • Femininity

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.

  • Adolescence
  • Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Children
  • Children and Schools
  • Children and Society
  • Children Today
  • Child and Family Social Work
  • Child Welfare
  • Child: Care, Health, and Development
  • Family and Community History
  • Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal
  • Family Coordinator
  • Family Court Review
  • Family Law Quarterly
  • Journal of Family Life
  • Family Life Coordinator
  • Family Matters
  • Family Planning Perspectives
  • Family Process
  • Family Relations
  • Population Reports
  • Youth Studies

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
Encyclopedia of Marriage and the FamilyREF HQ 9 .E52 v.1
Encyclopedia of SociologyREF HM 17 .E5 v.1
Childhood in AmericaREF HQ 792 .U5 R345 2002
Handbook of Child PsychologyREF BF 721 .H242