Domestic Violence, a Reference Handbook Ref HV6626.2 .M43 2008
Internat'l Ency. of Marriage & the Family ( 4 vols) Ref HQ9 .E52 2003
International Vital Records Handbook Ref CS42.7 .K46 2009
Kids Count Data Book Ref HQ792 .U5 K53 (year)
Marriage Customs of the World Ref GT2690 .M65 2004
Parenthood in America (2 vols) Ref HQ755.8 .P3783 2000
Popular Culture: Opposing Viewpoints Ref HN 90 .M3 P66 2005
Same-Sex Marriage: A Reference Handbook HQ1033 .N494 2010
American Sociological Review --This can be checked for a week at a time. Library has the past 5 years.
A good place to browse for scholarly articles. Recent topics include "How Mothers & Fathers Share Childcare," and "Parents' Multitasking & Well-Being."
Academic OneFile -- A good first place to look. Try general subject headings such as marriage, family, children, divorce, etc. or click on the "advanced search" tab to search using a combination of keywords or research terms.
EBSCOHost -- Contains a selection of databases to try including ERIC (education), Academic Search Elite (general searches), and Newspaper Resources.
Use Topic Finder and click on "Family Issues" to find a list of potential topics.