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This guide will provide you with resources to help you find information on gerontology topics. Note the tabs in blue above.

Encyclopedias and Dictionaries: good place to start for background information on your topic or finding definitions of words

Books and Videos: information on searching for print and/or electronic books in the library catalog as well as a link to one of our streaming video databases with interesting videos on aging or the aged

Finding Articles: links to some of the most important databases for finding journal articles

Article Search Tips: using AND, OR; search shortcuts; search history; saving searches

APA Citation Style: links to examples of APA style for journal articles as well as additional links to the other style manuals


Websites: links to major websites with information from professional organizations and government agencies


My EndNote Web/Zotero: information on citation management softward programs

Important Contacts