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Child Development: Getting Started

includes human growth and development as well as licensing requirements for the child care industry

Using This Guide

This guide should help you start to discover the library resources available for your topic. Use the:

Reference Materials tab for an overview of your topic.

Books/E-books tab for more in-depth information on your topic.

Articles & Databases tab for current information on your topic.

Videos tab for library multimedia resources on your topic.

Web & Social Media tab for Internet resources on your topic.

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What is Child Development?

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The Child Development program at San Diego City College offers course work, training and supervised practicum experiences to meet state licensing requirements for working in centers, schools, child care homes and service related agencies. This guide will help you get started finding information in these areas, including books, articles, web sites, and media materials.

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The Research Process

See the Research Step-by-Step guide for information on how to do library research.

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