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The Family & Consumer Science 212 WIKI is a collaborative effort between librarians and classroom teachers to provide a site where teachers can post REQUIRED/RECOMMENDED LINKS and information for a special research assignment. Departmental teachers and librarians are able to post links and information specific to an assignment as needed to help students with a SPECIFIC RESEARCH ASSIGNMENT.

Family & Consumer Science Class Assignments

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Famililarize yourself with Leyden Library/Media Centers website which provides links to important research resources. To search for books
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click on CATALOG and either Destiny East or Destiny West. The catalogs search for more than books, ask your librarian for an overview of how to use Destiny's special features such as creating a resource folder, saving sources to the folder and creating a citation list of your sources.
  • CATALOG : Search for books, reviewed websites, create a Resource List and view source citations.
  • DATABASES: Search our subscription databases which include: CultureGrams, Encyclopedia Britannica, eLibrary, Gale Virtual Reference, Opposing Viewpoints. Ask your librarian for assistance.
  • INTERNET RESOURCES: Teachers and librarians can post assignment specific links to facilitate student access the the subject specific Class Assignments Wikis. Additionally, helpful website links can be added to the home page by librarians and teachers as they review quality Internet Resources for student research.
  • HELP-If you are a faculty member or a student needing assistance in using this WIKI, please see your librarian.

Internet Resources: Family & Consumer Science

  1. family & consumer science
  2. fashion
  3. merchandising