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Human Growth and Development: Finding Books

This guide is designed to help illustrate the primary principles of human growth and development as well as to provide resources relevant to the subject



Here are a few keywords to use when searching if you become confused.



Human growth

Life stages

Physiological needs

Growth disorders

Depression-- prenatal


Library of Congress Subject Headings

When consulting the catalog to locate books, the subject headings listed below can se searched along with other terms listed in the Library of Congress Subject Headings.  The catalog can be searched by author, title, keywords, and subject(s).  The call number ranges below can also be used for browsing the library shelves for books on human growth and development.

HQ 772-782     Child Development

HQ 796-799     Adolescence

HQ 792            Culture and Childhood

RJ 131             Children, Growth

P 84                 Human, Growth

BF 713-723     Developmental Psychology