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Early Childhood Education: Books

Library resources on Early Childhood Education, including books, journals, and media.

Library Catalog

Call Numbers in Early Childhood Education

Information on Early Childhood Education is most likely to be found in these call number areas:

  • BF 712-724  Developmental psychology Including infant psychology,
  • HQ 767.8-792.2  Children. Child development Including child rearing, child life, play, socialization, children's rights 
  • L 7-991 Education (General)
  • LA 5-2396 History of education
  • LB 5-3640 Theory and practice
  • LB 1025-1050.75 Teaching (Principles and practice)
  • LB 1050.9-1091 Educational psychology
  • LB 1139.2-1139.5 Early childhood education
  • LB 1501-1547  Primary education
  • LC 8-6691 Special aspects
  • LC 8-59  Forms of education
  • LC 65-245  Social aspects
  • LC 980-1099.5 Types of education
  • RJ 125-145  Physiology of children and adolescents 

Little Hands

Library Locations

Library Reference Collection 

Reference books are condensed, authoritative books such as encyclopedias.  Many reference books contain primary sources and original documents. 

General Collection  

Very large and very good collection, shelved mainly on the second floor of the Main Library.  Ask the Reference Librarians for assistance.  These books are allowed to leave the library.

Online Books in the Book and Video Catalog

These books are best searched through the direct link to the eBrary database.

Sample Record for a Book in the Library Catalog

Here is a sample book from the Library Catalog.

Paper Copy Journal in the Library

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