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Child Development: About this Guide

About this Guide

child building an four boxesMany academic librarians, including the faculty reference librarians at Merced College, are professors who work with other professors to teach students research skills. Librarians also work with students one-on-one via online library chat, text, and email.

Use the tabs in this research guide to help you:

  • recognize major types of sources
  • read scholarly books
  • read scholarly journal articles
  • learn strategies for evaluating information
  • explore suggested library databases to find articles or book chapters / books
  • learn how to communicate with library databases
  • learn how to use PsycINFO
  • find health websites
  • cite sources in APA 7
  • get in contact with faculty reference librarians who can guide you through all aspects of research

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