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PH 100W

This guide is a collection of resources for students & faculty in the PH (Public Health) 100W: Writing Workshop course.

Encyclopedias and Reference Sources

Gale Virtual Reference Library is a collection of encyclopedic and reference works on a variety of topics:

  • genetic disorders
  • medicine
  • mental disorders
  • mental health
  • psychology
  • science
  • surgery
  • learning and memory

This is a great resource to obtain background information and to identify keywords and topics for further investigation.

MEDLINE Plus offers consumer health information.  This may be a good place to start if you're unsure on your topic and what issues you'd like to study.