A guide for students doing research in family studies and human development and family science

Library Research Guide

Where to search for articles


To get to databases, go to the Libraries’ home page and click on databases at the bottom of the Search It box. Databases will find journal, magazine, and newspaper articles (and in some cases other materials like book chapters, dissertations, conference presentations, pamphlets, and more).  

Recommended databases for this program include:

Almost anything, since FSHS is so interdisciplinary! You may use databases in psychology, health, social services, education, etc. Here are some of the major ones:

Other Useful Databases

And a few more to be aware of

Where to search for books


Use the Search It box on the Libraries' home page to find books and other materials owned by K-State Libraries. 

Find Books with Search It

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