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Parents and Families: Home

This guide provides recommended resources for and about student parents and their families.

Research Help

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More Research & Writing Help

If you need more help with your research, contact a librarian by chat, phone, email, or in person, or explore the library's online tutorials.

For writing help, contact the Writing Center in the Cartwright Learning Resources Center (CLRC). The Writing Center offers one-on-one tutoring and a variety of helpful support materials.

About This Guide

This guide provides recommended resources for and about student parents and their families. Use the tabs above to navigate through the pages of the guide.

Toy Boxes in the Library

The library has toy boxes for kids with age appropriate activities and cleaning wipes. Toys are located at the Reference and Information Desk!

Read more in this Channels article.

Library Lactation Room

Need a quiet place to breastfeed or pump?

Ask us to open the library's lactation room!

Your Guide to Breastfeeding: LEARNING TO BREASTFEED:
FIND OUT THE BEST
BREASTFEEDING HOLD
FOR NEWBORNS AND
HOW IT WORKS. Page 12. COMMON QUESTIONS: CAN I
TAKE MEDICINE WHILE
BREASTFEEDING? DO I NEED
BIRTH CONTROL? FIND OUT
THE ANSWERS TO THESE
QUESTIONS AND MORE.
Page 30. BREASTFEEDING IN PUBLIC:
FIND TIPS FOR MAKING
IT WORK. Page 38. COMMON CHALLENGES:
LEARN TIPS FOR SAYING
FAREWELL TO SORE
NIPPLES!
Page 22. LEARN ABOUT
THE HEALTH BENEFITS
FOR MOM AND BABY!
Page 4. OWH: Office on Women's Health.

Click on the image above to read this guide from The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office on Women’s Health (OWH).