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There are many resources and tutorials to assist you in correctly formatting your references using a specific style manual. The goal is to be consistent and use one style manual for referencing all sources in your paper - for specific styles, you may want to use the following resources or consult a full guide on different citation methods:
APA Style Guide
Chicago/Turabian Manual of Style
Each student has a different field placement and also a different topic for his or her paper. For each paper, you will want to identify the problem that you are addressing in the field placement and describe the backgound of the assignment, its relationship to the problem you are studying. For each of the of the following topics, there are some leads about where to search for information. The needs of populations described as "low socio-economic status (SES)" are very well documented in Economic Working Paper Series from the Bureau of National Affairs and PAIS (Public Affairs Information Service). If the database listed is not on the list of databases on the tab, Conducting Research look it up via ANTPAC.