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We advise you to look for online alternatives via our Discovery Catalogue .
You can reach us by email to email@example.com. Most library staff are working remotely and are still available to assist you with advice and training on library resources, including the online resources available to you while access to hardcopy resources is restricted.
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How to place a hold
Library skills toolkit - this is useful if you are new to searching
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The IRECE Journal
The journal of International Research in Early Childhood Education (IRECE) is an electronic peer-reviewed journal designed to provide an international forum for scholarship and research within the field of early childhood education. Published in Melbourne Australia, it aims to provide a forum for debate in Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa, as well as the regular sources of scholarship in both Western and Eastern Europe, New Zealand, and North America.
Preschool Matters is a quarterly magazine produced by Early Learning Association Australia.
Preschool Matters covers issues of importance to the early learning sector in Australia, with details on upcoming events, resources, case studies and stories of interest to both our members and the wider community.
The following journals can be accessed via the library databases. As well as searching databases you can read these journals by current editions. Click on the title to access the journal. Some have a 12 month publisher embargo.
Serves as a vehicle for reporting and sharing the results of studies by early childhood education in the Pacific area.
Early Childhood Education; Australia; Child Care (full text to 2018, abstracts & citation details for current issues)
Concerned with all disciplines relating to children's services, from social care to health care, medicine to psychology, education, the police and probationary services, to solicitors and barristers.
Articles of interdisciplinary empirical research, theoretical articles and reviews that have theoretical implications for child developmental research selected through blind review.
Publishes articles on curriculum, child care programs, administration, staff development, family-school relationships, equity issues, multicultural units, health nutrition, facilities, special needs, employer-sponsored care, and infant/toddler programs.
Presents empirical research in early childhood education and child development, with emphasis on practical implications for practitioners.
Covers topics relating to educational research, curriculum trends, developmental theories, etc.(AUST).
Early Childhood Education; Europe
Early Childhood Australia Inc
Provides management and program ideas for leaders in early childhood programs.
Publishes theoretical, empirical and methodological papers covering all aspects of psychological development during infancy and early childhood.
Offers a perspective on research & major new initiatives in the care & education of young children.
Early Childhood Education
An online, open-access, peer-reviewed journal offering scholarly articles on various issues of young children with special needs (age 0-8) and their families.
Early Childhood Education; Teacher Education
Major reports of developmental research that generate authoritative new findings, fresh perspectives on conceptually significant issues, controversy and commentary on all aspects of child development for professionals in the field.
Topics include facilitated communication, inclusion, supported living, supported employment, issues of early childhood, self-advocacy, positive behavioral practices, disability rights, & issues of concern to families.
Articles, review articles, commentary and book reviews that focus on different aspects of early childhood special education. Topics include staff development, technical assistance, intervention programs, research and practice in early intervention.
Includes informative articles, resources and tools to promote the participation of early childhood teachers in teacher research.