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Journals of interest to youth studies:
A bibliography

Compiled by Anne Hugo and Kate Gross, Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies
revised June 2009.

Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine
ISSN 1072-4710

Australian Journal of Career Development
ISSN 1038-4162
Australian Council for Educational Research

Australian Journal of Outdoor Education
ISSN 1324-1486
Outdoor Council of Australia

Canadian Journal of Family and Youth
ISSN 1718-9748
MacEwan Institute for Research on Family and Youth

Career Development for Exceptional Individuals
ISSN 0885-7288
Hammill Institute on Disabilities

Child Abuse and Neglect
ISSN 0145-2134
International Society for Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect

Child Abuse Prevention Issues
ISSN 1446-9995
Australian Institute of Family Studies

Child and Adolescent Mental Health
ISSN 1475-357X
Association for Child and Adolescent Mental Health

Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal
ISSN 0738-0151

Child and Family Social Work Journal
ISSN 1356-7500

Child and Youth Care Forum
ISSN 1053-1890

Child Development Perspectives
ISSN 1750-8592
Society for Research in Child Development

Child Development
ISSN 0009-3920
Society for Research in Child Development

Child Indicators Research
ISSN 1874-897X
International Society for Child Indicators

Child Neuropsychology: A journal on normal and abnormal development in childhood and adolescence
ISSN 0929-7049

Child Welfare
ISSN 0009-4021
Child Welfare League of America

Childhood: A global journal of child research
ISSN 0907-5682

Childhoods Today: An Online Journal for Childhood Studies
ISSN 1753-0849
Centre for the Study of Childhood and Youth, University of Sheffield

Children Australia
ISSN 1035-0772

Children, Youth and Environments
ISSN 1546-2290

Children's Geographies
ISSN 1423-3285

Childrenz issues: Journal of the Children's Issues Centre
ISSN 1174-0477
Children's Issues Centre, University of Otago

China Youth Study / Zhong Guo Qing Nian Yan Jiu (text in Chinese)
ISSN 1002-9931

Crime & Delinquency
ISSN 0011-1287

ISSN unknown
International Child and Youth Care Network

Developing practice: The child youth and family work journal
ISSN 1445-6818
Association of Children's Welfare Agencies/NSW Family Services

Exceptional Children
ISSN 0014-4029
Council for Exceptional Children

Families in Society
ISSN 1044-3894
Alliance for Children and Families

Identity: An International Journal of Theory and Research
ISSN 1528-3488
Society of Research on Identity Formation

International Journal of Children's Rights
ISSN 0927-5568

International Journal of Children's Spirituality
ISSN 1364-436X

International Journal of Law, Policy and the Family
ISSN 1360-9939

Journal of Adolescence
ISSN 0140-1971

Journal of Adolescent and Adult Literacy
ISSN 1081-3004
International Reading Association

Journal of Adolescent Health
ISSN 1054-139X

Journal of Adolescent Research
ISSN 0743-5584

Journal of Child and Adolescent Group Therapy
ISSN 1053-0800

Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Nursing
ISSN 1073-6077

Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse
ISSN 1067-828X

Journal of Child and Youth Care Work
ISSN 0741-9481
International Child and Youth Care Network

Journal of Child Sexual Abuse
ISSN 1053-8712

Journal of Children and Poverty
ISSN 1079-6126

Journal of Early Adolescence
ISSN 0272-4316

Journal of Family Studies
ISSN 1322-9400

Journal of HIV/AIDS Prevention in Children and Youth
ISSN 1553-8346

Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
ISSN 1034-4810

Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
ISSN 1034-4810

Journal of Research in Crime and Delinquency
ISSN 0022-4278

Journal of Research on Adolescence
ISSN 1050-8392

Journal of School Health
ISSN 0022-4391
American School Health Association

Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
ISSN 0890-8567

Journal of the First-Year Experience and Students in Transition
ISSN 1053-203X
National Resource Center for the First-Year Experience and Students in Transition, University of South Carolina

Journal of the History of Childhood and Youth
ISSN 1939-6724

Journal of Urban Youth Culture
ISSN 1936-3486

Journal of Youth and Adolescence
ISSN 0047-2891

Journal of Youth and Theology
ISSN 1741-0819
International Association for the Study of Youth Ministry

Journal of Youth Studies
ISSN 1367-6261

Kind en Adolescent (text in Dutch)
ISSN 0167-2436

New Directions for Child and Adolescent Development
ISSN 1520-3247

New Directions for Youth Development
ISSN 1533-8916

ISSN 0031-4005
American Academy of Pediatrics

Reclaiming children and youth
ISSN 1089-5701

Relational Child and Youth Care Practice
ISSN 0840-982X
International Child and Youth Care Network

Report on Emotional and Behavioural Disorders in Youth
ISSN 1531-5479

Research in Education
ISSN 0034-5237

Residential Treatment for Children and Youth
ISSN 0886-571X
American Association of Children's Residential Centers

Scottish Youth Issues Journal
ISSN 1469-0780
Centre for Youth Work Studies, University of Strathclyde
Note: this title is to become: Journal of Youth Work: Research and Positive Practices in Work with Young People

THYMOS: Journal of Boyhood Studies
ISSN 1931-9045

Voice of Youth Advocates (VOYA)
ISSN 0160-4201

Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies
ISSN 1745-0128

Young: The Nordic Journal of Youth Research
ISSN 1103-3088

Youth & Society
ISSN 0044-118X

Youth Justice
ISSN 1473-2254
National Association for Youth Justice

Youth Studies Australia
ISSN 1038 2569
Australian Clearinghouse for Youth Studies

Youth Studies Ireland
ISSN 1649-8747

Youth Theatre Journal
ISSN 0892-9092
American Alliance for Theatre and Education

Youth Violence and Juvenile Justice: An Interdisciplinary Journal
ISSN: 1541-2040


The newsletters of scholarly societies are also useful sources for research, for example:

Child and Adolescent Health Care newsletter
ISSN 1442-4886
Association for the Wellbeing of Children in Healthcare

Children and Youth News: newsletter of the Australian Bureau of Statistics National Children and Youth Statistics Unit (NCYSU).
Web site/ (choose themes, then Children and Youth Statistics, then newsletter)

Issues in Child Abuse Prevention
ISSN 1321-2540
National Child Protection Clearinghouse

SRA Newsletter
Society for Research on Adolescence