On early childhood

The Centre for the Study of Childhood and Youth – an inter-disciplinary research group based at The University of Sheffield

‘Before Their First Words’ – a website for parents from an international team of academics

On young children’s relationships with media and digital literacies

Parenting for a Digital Future – a blog from the London School of Economics, exploring the task of parenting in a digital age.

The Children’s Media Foundation – a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to ensuring UK kids have the best possible media choices, on all platforms and at all ages

Children’s Media Foundation Research Blog – a multi-authored blog featuring discussions on key areas of research connected to children and their media use.

The Australian Children’s Television Foundation – Australia’s national non-profit children’s media production and policy hub.

On becoming an early career researcher 

‘How to do great research’ – a blog from two US Professors

Elsevier’s ’10 tips on undertaking academic peer review’

On methodologies

ESRC National Centre for Research Methods – includes online training, podcasts, videos

Broader interest

BBC Radio 4 The Life Scientific – on demand episodes

Sheffield Festival of the Mind 2016 – coming September 2016, University academics and professionals from Sheffield’s cultural, creative and digital industries work together to bring research to life in exciting, entertaining and innovative ways