What resources should I be using?
A great video from Northeastern Illinois University:
Students researching health & wellness topics will find these sections of the library most useful:
It is important to be an ethical user of information. Be sure to cite your sources. The resources shown on this page have citation tools to assist you. These links will also be useful.
The Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL) offers very useful guides:
The OWL MLA Guide
The OWL APA Guide
The OWL Chicago Guide
The Gale Virtual Reference Library has useful e-books for students researching health & wellness issues. Look under Science and Medicine to find titles like Human Diseases and Conditions or World of Sports Science.
For home use, your password is our school team name.
The Online Reference Centre has credible academic resources chosen specifically for Alberta students. Try Teen Health and Wellness. This is a HIGHLY RECOMMENDED resource.
For home use, see the Librarian for your username and password.
These websites offer credible information for health & wellness related topics:
Canadian Mental Health Association
ALIS (Alberta Learning Information service)
Practical Money Skills Canada
Financial Planning for Youth resources
Try the Calgary Public Library's