Von Canon Library Von Canon Library

Resource Guide:
Men in Families

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

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.

  • 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

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
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

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.

  • 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

Selected Websites and Digital Archives

The following websites are librarian-evaluated to provide trustworthy information for your topic. They include digitized collections connected to your topic.