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Child Development: Reference

Information resources to support literature research in child and adolescent development, psychology, nutrition and physiology.

Child Development Reference Resources, Handbooks, and Manuals

The reference section is located on the 1st floor of the library. Books are shelved using the Library of Congress Classification system.

Title/Description

Call #

A clinician's handbook of child and adolescent psychiatry

Ref RJ499.3.C584 2006

The child : an encyclopedic companion

Ref HQ767.84.C55 2009

Childhood disorders diagnostic desk reference

Ref RJ50.C483 2003

Dictionary of developmental disabilities terminology

Ref RJ135.A26 2002

Encyclopedia of educational psychology

Ref LB1050.9.E63 2008

Handbook of child psychology

Ref BF721.H242 2006

Nelson textbook of pediatrics.

Ref RJ45.N4 2007

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Child Development: Subject Structure

Reference books are located on the first floor and organized by Library of Congress Classification system.

Call Number Areas to Browse

Subject      

Call Number

Developmental psychology Including infant psychology, child psychology, adolescence, adulthood

BF712-724.85

Children. Child development Including child rearing, child life, play, socialization, children's rights

HQ767.8-792.2

Youth. Adolescents. Teenagers

HQ793-799.2

Educational psychology

LB1050.9-1091

Child study

LB1101-1139

Early childhood education

LB1139.2-1139.5

Preschool education. Nursery schools

LB1140-1140.5

Kindergarten

LB1141-1489

Primary education

LB1501-1547

Elementary or public school education

LB1555-1602

Secondary education. High schools

LB1603-1696.6

Child health. Child health services

RJ101-103

Physiology of children and adolescents

RJ125-145

Nutrition and feeding of children and adolescents

RJ206-235