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Human Development Resources in Shain Library

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Search the Library Catalog to find books, video's, government publications and journal titles. The catalog can be searched by author, title, keyword or subject and contains the holdings of Connecticut College as well as Trinity College and Wesleyan University. To search for books and media outside of the local catalog, use WorldCat.

Library of Congress (LC) call number ranges for human development in the stacks:

BF712 – 724.85

Developmental Psychology across the lifespan


The family. Marriage.  Woman 


Theory and Practice of Education


Special Aspects of Education






Subject headings: child development, aging, early childhood, family, family policy, aging


    Reference Books in Shain Library

    Infancy, Childhood and Adolescence

    Handbook of child psychology (4 vols). -- Call no.: Reference BF 721 H242 2006

    Handbook of Adolescent Psychology -- Call no.: Reference BF 724 H35 2004  

    Encyclopedia of Applied Developmental Science (2 vols) -- Call no.: Reference HQ 767.84 E52 2005

    Growing Up: A Cross-Cultural Encyclopedia. -- Call no.: Reference HQ 767.84 B76 1995

    Adolescence in America: an Encyclopedia (2 vols). -- Call no.: Reference HQ 796 A33247 2001

    Encyclopedia of children and childhood in history and society. -- Call no.: Reference HQ767.84 .E53 2004


    Encyclopedia of adult development.  Phoenix, AZ : Oryx Press, 1992.
    BF724.5 E53 1993

    Handbook of the psychology of aging. 4th ed. San Diego : Academic Press, 1996
    BF724.55 A35 H363 1996


    Encyclopedia of family life.  Pasadena, Calif. : Salem Press, c1999.
    Q534 .E53 1999

    Handbook of parenting.  Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 1995.
    HQ755.8 H357 1995

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