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ED 275: Foundations: Parent/Child Relationships: Reference Sources

Reference Sources

* Use Reference sources to gather background details about your ethnic group such as information about their culture and facts about their country of origin. 

Electronic Reference Books

Print Reference Sources

Try using these print Reference books (found on the 3rd floor of the Library) to gather background information on your culture. These books are for in-house use only, and in some cases you'll need to utilize the Table of Contents or Index to drill down to the information that supports your topic.  If you need help finding these books or are off-campus and have questions about using them, please contact me @

Cultural Areas

Print Encyclopedias found on 3rd floor of McFarland Library:
Encyclopedia of Modern Asia
REF DS4 .L48 2002 v. 1-2  
 Encyclopedia of Africa
REF DT2 .N48 2008 v.1-5
Encyclopedia of Africa
     REF DT3 .E53 2010 v.1-2
Encyclopedia of the Peoples of Asia and Oceania
     REF GN625 .W47 2009 v.1-2

Coming to America Series:

   The Mexicans
         REF E184 .M5 M49 2005 

    The Hmong 
         REF E184 .H55 H55 2007

    The Chinese
         REF E184 .C5 C4745 2005  

    The Filipinos
         REF E184 .F4 F375 2007  

    The East Indians
         REF E184 .E2 E18 2006

Electronic Reference Resources