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Child Care and Early Childhood Education: Books

Library and web resources for Para-Educator, child care and early childhood education.

About this page

This page provides tips for finding books on child development and child care topics.

Need help?

If you're not sure what you need, or how to begin, come in to the RTC Library, call us at (425) 235-2331, or email us at We'll be glad to help.

Juvenile Fiction at the RTC Library

Click on one of the links below to find books on that topic in the RTC Library catalog.  The books displayed will be for a wide variety of ages. 

Finding Books

Use the box below to search the RTC Library Catalog for books, videos, DVDs, and journal titles.


Sample Searches

Child Care and Early Childhood Education students often do these searches in the RTC catalog:

Children's fiction

Videos on child care

Videos on child development

Early Childhood Education

Child Development


For electronic books (eBooks) that you can search and download anywhere from the web, go to the RTC Library Online Database page and click on EBSCO Community College eBook Collection. There you will find over 50,000 books on all topics.