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HDFS 4000: Introduction to Child and Family Research: Home

Joyner Library Website Tour

Click for Guide on the Side

Guide on the Side is a tutorial that will appear on the left side of your internet browser. It will walk you around the Joyner Library homepage while the website is still active.

Library 101

For additional help with navigating ECU Libraries, you may wish to also go through Library 101, which is a tutorial that will go over the basics.

Welcome HDFS 4000 Students!

Welcome to Joyner Library's HDFS 4000 Research Guide! 

Select the tabs above to access many of Joyner Library's resources. Many of these resources are available digitally, though some are only available in print.

After reviewing this research guide,  students should be able to:

  • Complete steps of the research process
  • Locate and utilize ECU Libraries' online and print resources, e.g., books, journal articles, etc.
  • Access and use resources for creating lesson plans
  • Cite sources in APA style
  • Communicate with librarians to get help

Search the Library

One Search is a great place to start your research. It allows you to simultaneously search through a variety of databases and the ECU Libraries' catalog.

One Search for articles, books, and other resources from the ECU Libraries' collection.

Ask a Librarian

 

    

 

    Text Message:  Send a text to (252) 391-8428.

    Phone:  Call our Research desk at (252) 328-6677 or 1-866-291-5581 (toll free).

    Email:  Write your question on our e-mail form.  We will answer you within 24 hours when classes are in session.

    Comments or problems?  Email us directly at askref@ecu.edu.

    Book a Librarian:

    We are available to consult:

  • in person
  • by telephone
  • online (through live chat software)
    Select a time and fill out the online form to choose a time to meet with a librarian.