Enclose phrases (two or more words) in quotation marks
Be sure to select PEER-REVIEWED in ERIC and PsycINFO before you submit your search in order to limit the results to peer-reviewed articles. In Education Research Complete, choose SCHOLARLY (PEER REVIEWED) JOURNALS after you run the search and have results. You will see the option to the left of the results.
Laws and regulations are in Special Ed Connection (link below). Select Stats/Regs to see links to public laws and federal regulations, e.g., IDEA, ADA.
Search Google using one or more of the following:
"special education" "professional association"
disabilities "professional association"
[name of condition] "professional association
Try either or both of the following
1. Look for a Resources or Organizations link at the MedlinePlus and KidsHealth sites listed above in the Disabilities/Disorders/Conditions box.
2. Construct a Google search like this: [name of condition] site:.org
After landing at an organization site, look for links such as About; What We Do; Mission Statement; History.