Resources

Professional Organizations
Association for Research in Cultures of Young People
http://arcyp.ca/

History of Childhood and Youth Group (Canada)
http://www.hcyg.ca/

History of Education Society
http://www.historyofeducation.org/index.htm

The Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past (UK)
http://www.sscip.org.uk/

Research Centers/Libraries

Centre for Research in Young People’s Texts and Cultures
http://crytc.uwinnipeg.ca/home.php

Cotsen Children’s Library (Princeton University)
http://ccl.princeton.edu/

de Grummond Children’s Literature Collection (University of Southern Mississippi)
http://www.lib.usm.edu/legacy/degrum/public_html/html/aboutus-welcome.shtml

International Childhood and Youth Research Network
http://www.icyrnet.net/index.php

Rutgers-Camden Center for Children and Childhood Studies
http://children.camden.rutgers.edu/

University of Linkoping, Child Studies
http://www.tema.liu.se/tema-b?l=en

Online Discussion Groups

Childhood Studies and Religion Discussion Group
http://childhoodreligion.com/discussion.html

Exploring Childhood Studies Listserv
https://email.rutgers.edu/mailman/listinfo/exploring_childhood_studies

Girls Studies Discussion List
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Girls_Studies/

H-Childhood: The Society for the History of Childhood and Youth’s Online H-Net network
http://www.h-net.msu.edu/~child

Scholarly Websites

Adoption History Project
http://www.uoregon.edu/~adoption/

America at School, Library of Congress American Memory
http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/awlhtml/awlscho.html

Anthropology of Childhood:  Cherubs, Chattel, Changelings
http://www.anthropologyofchildhood.usu.edu/

Bringing Them Home Oral History Project, National Library of Australia
http://pandora.nla.gov.au/pan/133365/20120410-1246/www.nla.gov.au/oh/bth/index.html

Century of the Child Exhibition, Museum of Modern Art
http://www.moma.org/interactives/exhibitions/2012/centuryofthechild/

Child Labor in America, Library of Congress Lesson Plan
http://www.loc.gov/teachers/classroommaterials/lessons/child-labor/index.html

Child Labor & Lewis Hine, Library of Congress Flickr Photostream
http://www.flickr.com/photos/library_of_congress/sets/72157631320489950/

Child Labor in the American South, University of Maryland Baltimore County
http://userpages.umbc.edu/~arubin/HIST402_SP2007/index.php

Child Labour in Britain
http://www.spartacus.schoolnet.co.uk/IRchild.main.htm

Children During the Holocaust
http://www.ushmm.org/wlc/en/article.php?ModuleId=10005142

Children in Urban America
http://academic.mu.edu/cuap

Children and Youth in History
http://chnm.gmu.edu/cyh/

Children’s Literature, Chiefly from the Nineteenth Century (Britain)
http://www.sc.edu/library/spcoll/kidlit/kidlit/kidlit.html

Children’s Picture Book Database, Miami University, Ohio
http://www.lib.muohio.edu/pictbks/index.php

Dakota Memories Oral History Project
http://www.lib.ndsu.nodak.edu/grhc/history_culture/oral/interviews/project.htm

Do History: Children in History, University of Houston
http://www.digitalhistory.uh.edu/topic.cfm?topicID=6

Find & Connect Australia: History of Out-of-Home Child “Care”
http://www.findandconnect.gov.au/australia/

Forgotten Australians and Former Child Migrants Oral History Project
http://www.nla.gov.au/oral-history/forgotten-australians-and-former-child-migrants-oral-history-project

Gilder Lehrman Institute for American History
http://www.gilderlehrman.org/

History of Adoption in Australia
http://arts.monash.edu.au/historyofadoption/

The Homeroom: British Columbia’s History of Education Website
http://www.viu.ca/homeroom/

The Magpie Sings the Great Depression
http://newdeal.feri.org/magpie/

National Longitudinal Surveys: Youth, Children, and Young Adults
http://www.nlsinfo.org/content/cohorts/nlsy79-children

Nineteenth Century Schoolbooks Collection, University of Pittsburgh
http://digital.library.pitt.edu/nietz/

OneHistory: Diversity in America
http://onehistory.org/

Shaping the Values of Youth: Sunday School Books in Nineteenth Century America
http://digital.lib.msu.edu/projects/ssb/

Soviet Cult of Childhood: a History Research Guide
http://blogs.bu.edu/guidedhistory/russia-and-its-empires/elise-alexander/

Student Voices from WWII and the McCarthy Era
http://www.ashp.cuny.edu/oralhistory/index.html

Contemporary Policy and Advocacy

Children’s Bureau, Department of Health and Human Services
http://www.acf.hhs.gov/programs/cb/

Senate Community Affairs References Committee Secretariat, Parliament of Australia, Commonwealth Contribution to Former Forced Adoption Policies and Practices, Commonwealth of Australia, 2012.
http://www.aph.gov.au/Parliamentary_Business/Committees/Senate_Committees?url=clac_ctte/comm_contrib_former_forced_adoption/index.htm

Child Development Research
http://holocaustchildren.org/

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