Parenting

Library Resources

The Library provides services and collections to support parents including our Parent/Teacher Collection, STEM and Literacy Kits, and programs.

American Academy of Pediatrics: Information for parents on the American Academy of Pediatrics programs and activities, policies and guidelines, publications and other child health resources. Learn More at healthychildren.org

eXtension (research-based information from America’s land grant universities): Get up-to-date information specific to your child’s age (prenatal through age 5) delivered by email just when you need it. Based on research and written by experts who are parents themselves. Learn More at jitp.extension.org

Nemours Center for Children’s Health Media: Information about health, behavior, and development from before birth through the teen years. Learn More at kidshealth.org/parent

National Library of Medicine: Information about diseases, conditions, and wellness issues in language you can understand from the National Library of Medicine, the world’s largest medical library. Learn More at medlineplus.gov/parenting

National Institute of Health: Research-based information and resources related to the health of children, adults, families, and communities. Learn More at nichd.nih.gov

ZERO to THREE: Resources from a national non-profit organization that provides parents, professionals, and policymakers the knowledge and the know-how to nurture early development. Learn More at zerotothree.org