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If you're just starting out as an education student and need to get some background/fundamentals, the following can help:
To search all of Schewe's databases, use the following:
To search education databases, consider the following:
ERIC This link opens in a new window
The Education Resource Information Center (ERIC) is the largest education database in the world, and contains over 1.5 million full-text records from scholarly journals, books, dissertations, curricula, etc.
Educators Reference Complete (Gale OneFile) This link opens in a new window
This education database – designed for professional and aspiring educators – provides full-text access to over 1,100 professional journals. The database covers preschool through postsecondary education, and also delves into a variety of specialized educational areas (testing, bilingual education, administration, etc.).
Teacher Reference Center This link opens in a new window
This education database is designed for professional educators and administrators. It features a mix of scholarly and professional material and indexes nearly 300 education journals (some with full-text).
Professional Development Collection (Education Journals) This link opens in a new window
An education database designed for professional educators and education students. Provides access to over 500 full-text journals (300 of which are peer-reviewed) as well as various educational reports.
Chronicle of Higher Education This link opens in a new window
The Chronicle of Higher Education is the premier newspaper related to higher education in the world. This databases includes current issues of The Chronicle of Higher Education, as well as a full-text archive of articles dating back to 1989.
APA PsycArticles This link opens in a new window
This psychology database contains almost 125 full-text journals from the American Psychological Association, the Canadian Psychological Association, the Educational Publishing Foundation and the Hogrefe Publishing Group.
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Here are some classics in the field that education majors should be familiar with:
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