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Divorce Subject Guide

A pathfinder designed to educate people about divorce.

World Wide Web Resources

About.com: Single Parenting

“An Internet guide for single parents, with feature articles, Website links, and discussion forums. Topics covered include divorce, child custody & support, family relationships, parenting advice, dating, and time management.”

Divorce Magazine

"Divorce is a new magazine designed to help people cope with this difficult transition. Our mandate is to provide a unique, friendly resource of vital information and timely advice to help our readers survive -- and even thrive -- during their divorce. Experts in the areas of family law, taxation, real estate, relationships, and mental and physical health offer sound, practical advice our readers can use."

"Family law advice on divorce, child support, custody, visitation, alimony, etc." Includes interactive bulletin boards, chat rooms, a reading room and library, a state-by-state resource guide, and information for divorce lawyers. Searchable.

FindLaw: Family Law Center

“Articles and resources about family law issues in the United States. Main topics include adoption, child custody, child support, divorce, and marriage and living together. Includes links to laws and related materials for each state and for specific topics, such as international adoption, physical and legal child custody, child support guidelines, spousal support (alimony), prenuptial agreements, same-sex couples, and more.”

Print Resources


Warda, Mark and Ray, James C. The complete book of personal legal forms : (+ CD-ROM) Naperville, IL : Sphinx Pub., c2005. Call # R 347.73 WA

Non Fiction

Berry, Dawn Bradley The divorce sourcebook New York, NY : McGraw-Hill, c2007. Call # 346.7301 BE

Doskow, Emily Nolo's essential guide to divorce Berkeley, CA : Nolo, c2006. Call # 346.7301 NO

Edgar, Howard Brian The ultimate man's guide to losing your spouse and keeping your house : surviving divorce with your health, sanity, sex life, spirit, and finances Westminster, CA : Purple Bus Pub., c2005. Call # 306.89 ED

Eustace, Mary Jo Divorce sucks : what to do when irreconcilable differences, lawyer fees, and your ex's Hollywood wife make you miserable Avon, MA : Adams Media, c2009. Call # 306.89 EU

Favaro, Peter Smart parenting during and after divorce New York, NY : McGraw - Hill, c2009. Call # 306.89 FA

Gadoua, Susan Pease Contemplating divorce : a step - by - step guide to deciding whether to stay or go Oakland, CA : New Harbinger Publications, c2008. Call # 306.89 GA

Gibbons, F. Clifford File for divorce in New Jersey Naperville, IL : Sphinx Pub., c2005. Call # 346.749 GI

Green, Janice Divorce after 50 : your guide to the unique legal and financial challenges Berkeley, CA : Nolo, c2010. Call # 306.89 GR

Lowrance, Michele The good karma divorce : avoid litigation, turn negative emotions into positive actions, and get on with the rest of your life New York, NY : Harper One, c2010. Call # 306.89 LO

Mercer, Diana and Wennechuk, Katie Jane Making divorce work: 8 essential keys to resolving conflict and rebuilding your life New York, NY : Perigee Book, c2010. Call # 306.89 SE

Newell, Elaine When your long - term marriage ends : a workbook for divorced women San Jose, CA : Resource Publications, c1994. Call # 306.89 NE

Pickhardt, Carl E. The everything parent's guide to children and divorce : reassuring advice to help your family adjust Avon, MA : Adams Media, c2006. Call # 306.874 PI

Schab, Lisa M. The divorce workbook for children : help for kids to overcome difficult family changes and grow up happy Oakland, CA : Instant Help Books, c2008. Call # 306.874 SC

Sember, Brette McWhorter The complete divorce handbook : a practical guide New York, NY : Sterling, c2009. Call # 306.89 SE

Sherman, Charles  Edward Make any divorce better! : specific steps to make things smoother, faster, less painful and save you a lot of money Santa Cruz, CA : Nolo Press, c2008. Call # 306.89 SH

Sitarz, Daniel The no - fault divorce toolkit Carbondale, IL : Nova Pub. Co., c2009. Call # 346.7301 SI

Smith, Gale Rosenwald and Abrahams, Sally What every woman should know about divorce and custody : judges, lawyers, and therapists share winning strategies on how to keep the kids, the cash, and your sanity New York, NY : Penguin Group, c2007. Call # 346.7301 SM

Stoner, Katherine E.  Divorce without court : a guide to mediation and collaborative divorce Berkeley, CA : Nolo, c2006. Call # 346.7301 ST

Sussman, Rachel The breakup bible : the wise woman's guide to healing from a breakup or divorce New York, NY : Three Rivers Press, c2011. Call # 155.643 SU

Ventura, John Divorce for dummies Chichester : Wiley, c2005. Call # 306.89 VE

Wallerstein, Judith S. and Blakeslee, Sandra What about the kids? : raising your children before, during, and after divorce New York, NY : Hyperion, c2003. Call # 306.89 WA

Educational Videos

It was a wonderful life [videorecording] / Ridgebury Films ; produced by Tamar E. Glaser ; directed by Michèle Ohayon. [New York, NY] : Docurama : Distributed by New Video Group, c2003, c1992.  Call # DVD 305.5692 IT

Kids & divorce [videorecording] : for better or worse / producer, writer, Dave Iverson ; director, Joe Brandmeier ; produced by Twin Cities Public Television St. Paul, MN : Twin Cities Public Television : Distributed by PBS Home Video, c2006. Call # DVD 306.89 KI

Recommended E - Books

Haman, Edward A. How to file your own divorce [electronic divorce] : with forms Naperville, IL : Sphinx Pub., c2001.

Lyster, Mimi E.  Building a parenting agreement that works [electronic resource] : how to put your kids first when your marriage doesn't last Berkeley, CA : Nolo, c2005.

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