As Professionals working with children and young people, keeping up with current trends and research is important.
Journals and Research articles are vital in the field of research as they contain more current information than books and eBooks.
However, eBooks hold a wealth of information and can be used for leisure as well as learning.
Below is a selection of open access materials.
The International Journal of Child, Youth and Family Studies (IJCYFS)
is a peer reviewed, open access, interdisciplinary, cross-national journal that is committed to scholarly excellence in the field of research about and services for children, youth, families and their communities.
Children and Youth Services Review
Provides in-depth coverage of: child welfare, foster care, adoptions, child abuse and neglect, income support, mental health services and social policy.
Child and Youth Care Forum
Journal of Research and Practice in Children's Services
a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary publication that welcomes submissions – original empirical research papers and theoretical reviews as well as invited commentaries – on children, youth, and families.
Open Access eBooks
Open Access eBooks is an international publisher of eBooks. Open Access eBooks covers different disciplines of science, technology and medicine.
Titles include, Recent Advances in Autism.