Resources

Looking for research?  Here are some places to get started.

Human Early Learning Partnership (HELP)

HELP is a collaborative, interdisciplinary research network, based at UBC. Their research explores how different early environments and experiences contribute to inequalities in children’s development.

Zero to Three

Zero to Three works to ensure that babies and toddlers benefit from the early connections that are critical to their well-being and development.  Explore  how the development of the brain is influenced by many factors, including a child’s relationships, experiences and environment.

Harvard University’s Center on the Developing Child

Covers key scientific concepts that are the building blocks of the core story of child development. Each page within this section provides a concise overview of a different key concept and aggregates a variety of resources created by the National Scientific Council on the Developing Child and the Center.

National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)

The National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) is a professional membership organization that works to promote high-quality early learning for all young children, birth through age 8, by connecting early childhood practice, policy, and research. Check out their position statements on early literacy

For research on journal clubs, visit the Library Journal Club Network.