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Education Research and Resources

This guide introduces the most useful resources for research in education and provides some advice about conducting research in education.

Library Homepage: How to Get Help

This video tutorial (4:03) will introduce you to the Library's website and the services that are available to you at and through the Library.

You'll learn how to navigate the Library's website and all the ways you can contact us for assistance.

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DISCOVERY Demystified

This video tutorial (5:09) will introduce you to the DISCOVERY Galileo search, including how to find journal articles.

There are answers to questions like these:

  • What does Discovery Galileo search?
  • How do I create an effective search phrase?
  • How do I limit my search results effectively?
  • Can I search for peer-reviewed or scholarly journals only?

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Education Resources & Where to Find Them

This video tutorial (3:47) will introduce you to the particular online services that support research in education.

The Online Resources A-Z page for Education is introduced in the tutorial. That page contains links on the right side of the page to Library Guides that are particularly relevant to support education students.

The detailed library guide for Education Research & Resources is shown there. It provides another entry point for College of Education students and faculty to begin their work.

It's a good idea to watch these three tutorials as part of your learning about the Library's research resources: Tutorial 1: Welcome to the Library;  Tutorial 2: DISCOVERY DemystifiedTutorial 3: Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

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