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Parent Education: Print Books

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Finding More: Seattle Colleges

You can further search for print books through our online catalog. You can search (1) by keyword or (2) by subject. Once you have found a book you are interested in, you can place that title on hold and pick it up from any of the Seattle Colleges campuses.

Searching: Keywords

Use the search bar below to enter your keywords and find books held by Seattle Colleges. Some example of keywords include:

  • babies
  • toddlers
  • parenting
  • child development

             Painting by William H. Johnson, 1944

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Searching: Subject Headings

You can also search the Seattle Colleges catalog with subject terms. Examples of subject terms you could use include: 

parenting parent and child child rearing child development child psychology
discipline of children emotions in children friendship in children health behavior in children self-esteem in children
self-reliance in children sibling rivalry temperament in children infants--development toddlers--development
brain--development attachment behavior in children self-control in children mothers fatherhood







1) Go to the full Library Catalog
2) Select the "Subject" tab
3) Type in your subject term, hit the search button

4) Click on the subject heading that is the most relevant.

5) Look through the results and request books as needed.