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Library Search allows you to search across many of the library resources at the same time, including the library catalog and most article databases.
Cool New Feature: Limit your Search to Education & related disciplines
Try the Advanced Search box. Same box as above, but with a special added feature:
You can pre-limit your search to only Education related resources or include multiple related disciplines, such as Communication & Sociology.
Featured Education Databases
Q What are the top education-related databases?
Education Related Databases
While the Search bar on the Library homepage will cover most of these, it is sometimes helpful to dive into individual databases. For education topics, try these:
The Education Resources Information Center - is a bibliographic and full-text database of education research and information. The ERIC Thesaurus is included as part of the database (dates of coverage for terms see eric.ed.gov)
Q Are there any education-specific resources for getting overviews?
Education Specific Resources for Overviews
When a general encyclopedia doesn't provide enough detail on an education-related topic, but you're still in need of an overview, these encyclopedias may provide deeper topic overviews that are still easy enough to read if you're new to a topic:
- Education-specific Encyclopedias from Gale Virtual Reference Library
Multiple encyclopedias, like "Encyclopedia fo Curriculum Studies" and "Encyclopedia of Educational Leadership and Administration", are here.