Citations

NoodleTools

Use this subscription citation maker for works cited, note cards, and outlines.


LHS Databases

LHS Catalog

 

World Book Online

Start with WBO to get an overview of the subject.

 

Gale Database- Child Development

This Gale database includes Parenting, Parents Magazine, Pediatric News, Baby Talk, and Child Health Alert.

 

Explora

Enter your search term for newspaper and magazine articles, primary source documents, etc. Topic Overview is a good place to start.


Web sites

Parenting Science

This site provides parenting information based on science. Drop down from the topics  listed on the tabs at the top.

 

Medline: Teenage Pregnancy

Scroll down to find lots of information about teen pregnancy, including Basics, Overview, News, Research, and more. Check the related topics on the right. Click on the orange tab at the top for a Spanish version of Medline.

 

March of Dimes: Pregnancy

This is a great site about pregnancy with  links to before, during, and after pregnancy. It includes some videos describing pregnancy-related topics.

 

American Pregnancy

This site has detailed information about pregnancy. Select a topic from the drop-down menus in the green bar at the top.


Child Care Careers

Virginia Career View

This site is created by Virginia Career VIEW (Vital Information for Education and Work). In the search box in the upper right corner, enter the career you’d like to research. You’ll find summaries of career including job tasks, education needed, income ranges, etc.

 

United States Department of Labor-A-Z Index of Careers

View data on different careers at the Bureau of Labor Statistics website.

 

Early Child Care and Education Career Guide

This website has a comprehensive list of child care careers with links to description, education requirements, salaries, etc.

Please note: while many of the links refer to jobs in the U.S., some of the links go to career information in the U.K. In that case, you will notice that the salaries are listed in pounds, not dollars.

 

Virginia Education Wizard

This interactive site steps you through the process of researching careers that you might be considering.