Skip to Main Content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

Early Childhood : Home

resources for early childhood


Use this subject guide to help you find resources related to early childhood.

preschool program two preschool children playing with brightly colored toys at table

"Preschool Programs" (CC BY 2.0) by Seattle Parks & Recreation

EdFlicks Early Childhood Education

Kentucky Department of Education- Early Childhood Resources

Featured Early Childhood Books

Featured Early Childhood Journals & Magazines

early childhold education journal cover

Early Childhood Education Journal

Publishes articles on curriculum, child care programs, administration, staff development, family-school relationships, equity issues, multicultural units, health nutrition, facilities

child development cover thumbnail

Child Development

Articles of interdisciplinary empirical research, theoretical articles and reviews that have theoretical implications for child developmental research selected through blind review.

infantand child development cover thumbnail

Infant and Child Development

Publishes theoretical, empirical and methodological papers covering all aspects of psychological development during infancy and early childhood.

Childe Development Perspectives cover image

Child Development Perspectives

Provides accessible, synthetic reports that summarize emerging trends or conclusions within various domains of developmental research, & to encourage multidisciplinary & international dialogue on a variety of topics in the developmental sciences.

American Journal of Play cover thumbnail

American Journal of Play

The American Journal of Play focuses on the history, science, and culture of play.

Journal of Early Childhood Literacy cover thumbnail

Journal of Early Childhood Literacy

Concerned with issues related to the nature, function and use of literacy in early childhood..

Teaching Young Children cover thumbnail

Teaching Young Children

Teaching Young Children (TYC) is an award-winning magazine for classroom educators that highlights current thinking on best practices in early childhood education, innovations in the field, research and its implications, and interesting ideas for and from preschool teachers

Selected Websites for Early Childhood Education

Primo Search

Discover books, journal articles, and more . . .

Subject Guide

Profile Photo
Maureen Cropper
Electronic Resources Librarian / Professor
BCTC - Leestown Campus
Lexington, KY 40511

Interdisciplinary Early Childhood Education Website

Coverings for Kids

  Library | Find Library Resources | Hours and Locations | Ask Us/FAQs | Library Guides | About Us | Services