Keywords/Terms for Topic
Terms to possibly use when researching your topic:
- Adoptive parents
- Foster child
- Foster care
Suggested databases to try first.
Most databases focus on magazine and journal articles, however, more are including e-book material.
Encyclopedias -- General -- online
Adoption - A practice in which an adult assumes the role of parent for a child who is not his or her biological offspring. Healthcentral.com
Foster Care - Placing a child in the temporary care of a family other than its own as the result of problems or challenges that are taking place within the birth family, or while critical elements of an adoption are being completed. Adoption.com
Adoption -- Books -- Print
A few selected titles.
Books sources are available via..
1. The Library Catalog which includes:
- Reference Books
- Books that check out.
2. Google Books
3. Databases are including ebooks.
4. Your local Public Library.
When using ebooks, sometimes certain browsers work better. If access difficulties occur try a different browser ex. Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Safari etc.