The Peninsula Library System Catalog includes books you can check out from Canada College and throughout San Mateo County public libraries.
To access and search the catalog, go to the Library's homepage and select the Books tab. Next, type in the keywords (e.g. your topic) that you are researching and select the Go button. Once you've found a good book, try a subject search.
To search for books only at Cañada, under the pull down menu select Search Cañada Library.
Need a library card? Click on this application form and print your completed application. You can pick up your card at the Circulation Desk on your way out of the Library today.
Search Any Field to search using keywords:
e.g. special education
Have a phrase? Search with quotes:
e.g. "attention deficit disorder "
Search Subject Field, which utilizes the Library of Congress Subject Headings to locate items on the same subject.
For your current assignment, try the following relevant subject headings:
Cañada Library shelves books according to the Library of Congress Classification System. Titles for Early Childhood Education can be found under the headings below. You can browse the shelves in the following call number ranges:
HQ767.8 - 792.2 : Children. Child development including child rearing, child life, play, socialization, children's rights.
HQ1075-1075.5: Sex role
HV888 - 907 : Children with disabilities.
L : EDUCATION
LB : Theory & Practice of Education
LB1050.9 - 1091 : Educational psychology
LB1101 - 1139 : Child study
LB1139.2 - 1139.5 : Early childhood education
LB1140 - 1140.5 : Preschool education. Nursery schools.
LB1501 - 1547 : Primary education
LC : Special Aspects of Education
LC1099-1099.5: Multicultural education (General)
LC1200-1203: Inclusive education LC1390-5160.3