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ELED 4030: Gathering Information
What if we don't own it?
Did you find something you need that we don't own? You can request that we borrow it from another library. Just login to your Inter-library services account to request it.
If you want to know if we own a journal online (and what database has access to it), go here to search by journal title and select the database with the access you want.
Key Databases in Education
Once you have found some background information on your topic, either in education encyclopedias or other books you found in the library catalog, databases are great place to find articles relating to your topic. Here is a list of the databases in education that I recommend the most often.
Try keywords like teaching writing and elementary education
A large, online digital library of education research and information, inlcuding scholarly journals and education related documents, including reports, policy papers, dissertations, conference papers and others. Some full text is available. Provided with an EBSCO interface.
Full-text article database for professional educators. This collection offers information on everything from children's health and development to cutting-edge pedagogical theory and practice. The Professional Development Collection includes abstract and index coverage for nearly 750 well-known professional development titles, and searchable full text for over 500 journals covering the most current topics in the field of education.