Print Location: R 155.92 H19 2008
Provides comprehensive information on the state of current research on attachment, as well as historical background and future directions. Find it on Floor 1M of the library.
Print Location: R 618.9200019 H19 2009
Addresses professional and cross-cutting issues related to pediatric psychology; medical, developmental, behavior, and cognitive-affective conditions; public health issues; systems; and emerging health issues.
Addresses the value of play for children in terms of their development, and how educators may take advantage of play in the classroom.
Covers infant development, risk and protective factors, assessment, psychopathology, intervention, and applications of infant mental health. Written by experts, this work is vital for anyone interested in early intervention.
Print Location: R 649.1 H19 2012
Excellent overview of theory and research on parenting. Find it on Floor 1M of the library.
Thorough guide to topics in child development, including theories, research and practice. Also looks at cultural issues, sex differences and the history of child development.
Provides comprehensive coverage of the basic research relating to infant development. Topics include: perceptual and cognitive development, social cognition, communication, language and social-emotional development
Connects you to international scholarly literature in the psychological, social, behavioral, and health sciences fields. Compiled & maintained by American Psychological Association (APA).
The Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature (CINAHL) provides extensive access to materials on health-related issues from nursing and allied health scholarship. For example, you can find research on physical fitness in children or child life care. Access is limited to four concurrent users.
Created by the National Library of Medicine, MEDLINE provides authoritative medical information on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, the health care system, pre-clinical sciences, and more.
A great education source, ERIC provides citations and abstracts--and sometimes full text--from scholarly journals, conference proceedings, government documents, theses, dissertations, and technical reports going back to 1966.
Provides information on best practice, research, and policy for early childhood. Wheelock College students, faculty and staff have full-text access to the Zero to Three journal; use the link above to log in, then click "full issue." Print issues from 1980 to 2014 are located on Floor 3 of the Wheelock Library.
Child Development is a peer-reviewed journal that publishes original research on child and adolescent development.
Developmental Psychology publishes empirical studies as well as scholarly reviews and theoretical articles. Published by the American Psychological Association (APA).
Videatives compiles short video clips of children and teachers, along with informed interpretation by educators. Sample topics include spatial relations, child-child and child-teacher communication. Videos and analysis are arranged by subject and age of child.