Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development (Monographs)

Impact Factor: 2.245
2017 ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: Psychology, Developmental: 26 out of 73

Since 1935 Monographs of the Society for Research in Child Development (Monographs) has presented in-depth research studies and significant findings in child development and its related disciplines. Monographs are extended works, focused on specialized topics, judged to make significant contributions to SRCD's mission—advancing developmental science and promoting its use to improve human lives. Like all Society for Research in Child Development publications, Monographs enables development specialists from many disciplines to share their data, techniques, research methods, and conclusions.

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Announcing the New Editor of Monographs
We are pleased to announce the appointment of Lynn S. Liben as Incoming Editor of Monographs. Her editorial term will run from January 2019 through December 2024. Dr. Liben is now receiving inquiries and manuscripts for review. Please see the Editorial Statement and Submission Guidelines links above for further information. Questions may be addressed to

Monographs App Now Available in the Apple App Store
Recently, Wiley has been developing mobile apps for SRCD’s journals which are now available for download in the Apple App Store (for now the apps are only available for Apple devices). Each journal has its own app which includes journal issues and Early View content. Using the apps, SRCD members will be able to quickly and easily access journal content almost anywhere.  Click here for instructions for downloading the app.

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