Lending Library

The following books and materials are available to lend for my clients:

All are the most current edition.



60,000+ Best Baby Names by Diane Stafford

Baby Catcher by Peggy Vincent

The Birth Partner (3rd Ed.) by Penny Simkin

Dr. Jack Newman’s Guide to Breastfeeding by Dr. Jack Newman & Teresa Pitman  – The new revised edition (May 2014) is currently only available in Canada.

Feed Yourself, Feed Your Family from La Leche League International

Ina May’s Guide to Breastfeeding by Ina May Gaskin

Ina May’s Guide to Childbirth by Ina May Gaskin

Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Newborn, The Complete Guide (4th Ed.) by Simkin, Whalley, Keppler, Durham, & Bolding

The Thinking Woman’s Guide to a Better Birth by Henci Goer

The Vaccine Book by Robert Sears, M.D., F.A.A.P.

What Your Pediatrician Doesn’t Know Can Hurt Your Child by Susan Markel, MD

The Womanly Art of Breastfeeding (8th Ed.) from La Leche League International

Your Best Birth by Riki Lake and Abby Epstein


Articles and other materials:

“Prenatal Yoga” from Gaiam (DVD)

“The Circumcision Decision Pack” and DVD from The Whole Network

US Dept. of Labor Fact Sheet on Break Time for Nursing Mothers


I also have a large list of online resources covering many topics including pregnancy, birth, circumcision, infant care, and breastfeeding, and more.


© 2014 by Nicki Lantz, CLC   Akron Birth Doula and Certified Lactation Counselor