Childhood Health Concerns

Research Project - Mrs. Russell


You must use at least 3 required sources from this project: A book or eBook, a Government source, and an additional reputable source

1. Book or eBook Source

Gale Virtual Reference Library

Search for an eBook on this Gale resource.

Medicine: Diseases and Disorders

How to cite Gale Virtual Reference Library

Example from Gale Virtual Reference Library:

(Copy & paste from the database – change the URL to Gale Virtual Reference Library)

Jhaveri, S. (2008). Overview Blindness. In Diseases and Disorders (Vol. 1). Tarrytown, NY:

Marshall Cavendish. Retrieved from Gale Virtual Reference Library.


Search for a book here in the library.

How to cite a Book Source

Example from Purdue OWL:

Author, A. A. (Year of publication). Title of work: Capital letter also for subtitle. Location: Publisher.

Calfee, R. C., & Valencia, R. R. (1991). APA guide to preparing manuscripts for journal publication. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association.

2. Government Source

Try Getting Fancy with Google - Use a Site limiter!

Add a site limiter search to only retrieve government webpages.

Search query example: spina bifida

How to cite Government Sources

Example from Purdue OWL:

National Institute of Mental Health. (1990). Clinical training in serious mental illness (DHHS Publication No. ADM 90-1679). Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office.

U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (2010, July 10). Occupational latex allergies. Workplace Safety & Health Topics. Retrieved from

3. Other Reputable Source

Gale - Student Resources in Context


Click on Student Resources in Context

How to cite Gale Student Resources in Context

Example from Gale Student Resources in Context:

(Copy & paste from the database – change the URL to Gale Student Resources in Context)

Cerebral palsy. (2007). In World of Health. Gale. Retrieved from Gale Student Resources in Context.

How to cite Websites

Example from BibMe:

Author, A.A.. (Year, Month Date of Publication). Article title. Retrieved from URL

Simmons, B. (2015, January 9). The tale of two Flaccos. Retrieved from

Citing Tools

Reference List Rules

The title should be: References

ABC Order

Hanging Indents

Double Spaced