Early Childhood Education 2211 Research Guide

Reference Books

Gale Encyclopedia of Children's Health: Infancy through Adolescence Online

Gale Encyclopedia of Diets: A Guide to Health and NutritionOnline

Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders Online

Gale Encyclopedia of MedicineOnline

Journal Articles

Look up articles in the databases listed below. You will need a C.O.D. Library Card to use these databases off-campus.

  • Academic One File
  • Academic Search Complete
  • Care Notes
  • Health Source Consumer Edition
  • Health Source Nursing Academic Edition
  • ERIC
  • Web Sites

    • The Centers for Disease Control: Diseases and Conditions A-Z Index
    • Link to FAQs on hundreds of diseases.

    • DuPage County Health Department
    • Check out Fact Sheets under Disease Control: Education. Don't forget to check Disease Control under Services and Schools under For Partners.

    • Healthfinder
    • The U.S. government's directory of authoritative health information including links to online journals, medical dictionaries, and prevention and self-care information

    • MayoClinic.org
    • Easy to understand information on health and medical topics, all reviewed for accuracy by Mayo Clinic experts (A service of Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)

    • MedlinePlus
    • Provides access to 700 health topics, medical encyclopedias and dictionaries, and links to self-help groups, clinical trials, preformulated PubMed searches, lists of hospitals and physicians, and information in Spanish and other languages

    Community Resources