Child Care

Books and more:

For more use the Library online catalogue or ask a member of staff.

E-books

Magazines
The following magazines are available from the Library: their back issues may be borrowed for up to a week:
Children and Young People Now  (Library) | (website)
Early Years Educator  (Library) | (Website)
Nursery World (Library) | (Website)

DVDs

Streamed videos on Clickview, the library’s media player.

Also helpful:
Childcare.co.uk – an award winning online social networking platform for parents, childcare providers and private tutors with over 1,000,000 members, contains downloadable activity booklets and resources.
Issues Online – around sixty well written articles packed with factual data on many topics relevant to Child Studies, from abortion marriage to nutrition and child protection.
Pearson – Explore a range of resources on offer for BTEC and Work-Based Learning qualifications in Childcare including Teaching and Assessment Packs, Student Books and Teaching Resource Disks among other helpful resources.  You’ll also find a range of useful resources on Child Development, the EYFS and support for Teaching Assistants.

Study Help
We recommend visiting these websites:
Google Scholar – allows you to search peer-reviewed journal articles in your subject
Google Books– allows you to search their online book collection and read available chapters.

Referencing
Referencing guide and bookable referencing sessions with library staff.