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LRC resources for childcare and education

LRC resources for children's and young people's services

This guide provides a subject specific tour of the print and online resources available to help you with your studies.

Use the links on the left to help you:

  • find print books, magazines and journals in the LRC
  • search for articles online
  • use the best databases and websites for your course

New resources for children and young people's services

Children and Young People Now
Early Years Educator
Nursery World
Special Educational Needs
Teach Early Years
Teach Primary
Teaching Reading and Writing
Learning Threads for the EYFS
Teaching children to listen in the early years
The mental health and wellbeing handbook for schools
Listening to young children in early years settings
Schemas: a practical handbook
Understanding British Values in Primary Schools
Meet the Parents
The whole-brain child
Small world play
English as an additional language (EAL) in practice
Supporting children with EAL in the early years
Thinking about child protection practice
Diploma for the Early Years Practitioner
The Ultimate Guide to Mark Making
Peer Support in Mental Health
Family Law
ABC of Autism
The Early Years Movement Handbook
First Aid for your Child's Mind
50 Fantastic Ideas for Exploring Shape and Pattern
50 Fantastic Ideas Inspired by famous artists
Looking for Learning
Looking for Learning: Provocations
How to be an outstanding primary Senco
The Arts in Primary Education
The Wonder Approach
Healthy Mindsets for Little Kids
The Primary STEM Ideas Book
The Senco Handbook
Fantastic Ideas for Mindfulness
Positive Body Image in the Early Years
Effective Child Protection
Exercising Muscles and Minds
Children and Young People's Mental Health 2nd Edition
CACHE L1 Caring for children
Play Activities for the Early Years - Practical Ways to Promote Purposeful Play Across the Foundation Stage
Introducing Piaget
Routledge International Handbook of Children's Rights Studies