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Human Development and Family Studies

Communication, Journalism & Theatre Librarian

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Barbara Bishop
RBD Library
231 Mell Street
Auburn University, AL 36849-5606
(334) 844-1690

Finding Articles

To find magazine/journal articles about Human Development and Family Studies try the library databases listed below.

NOTE: If you are searching off-campus, you will need your AU global ID and password.




Google Scholar

Google Scholar is a Web-based search engine that enables you to search for scholarly literature, including peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts, and articles from academic publishers, professional societies, university repositories, etc.  Google Scholar is also useful for verifying citations.  
Try your search below, or access Google Scholar from the library's Articles and Databases page to view full text content available from AU Libraries.
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    Gender Studies

    Where to find books in the Library

    Call number suggestions (located in RBD Library). 

    BF176-BF179 Psychological tests and testing

    BF699-BF711 Genetic psychology

    BF712-BF724.85  Developmental psychology (including infant, child, adolescence, adulthood)

    GN478-GN486 Social organization of the family

    GT2400-GT2599 Customs of the family

    GT2600-GT2829 Customs of love, marriage, sex

    GT3100 Treatment of the aged customs

    HM1106-HM1171 Interpersonal relations. Social behavior

    HQ1-HQ2044 The Family. Marriage. Women

    HQ12-HQ449 Sexual life

    HQ450-HQ472  Erotica

    HQ503-HQ1064 The Family. Marriage. Home (includes child development, adolescents, adulthood, and gerontology)

    HQ1073-HQ1073.5  Thanatology. Death. Dying

    HQ1075-HQ1075.5  Sex role

    HQ1088-HQ1090.7  Men

    HQ1101-HQ2030.7  Women. Feminism

    HQ2035-HQ2039 Life skills. Coping skills.  Everyday living skills

    HQ2042-HQ2044 Life style

    LB1101-LB1139  Child study

    LB1140-LB1500 Preschool education. Nursery schools

    LB1501-LB1602.1 Primary and elementary education

    LB1602.2-LB1704 Secondary education

    LC5201-LC6680 Education extension. Adult education. Continuing education

    RC475-RC489 Neurosciences. Psychiatry. Therapeutics. Psychotherapy (includes family, marital, and couples psychotherapy).

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