Useful resources for research in Early Childhood Education
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Early Childhood Education. We hope this guide will help you discover and use the wealth of information resources provided by the library. We hope to hear from you!
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Primarily full text for over 1,700 journals, with some full text books and conference papers.
Education in Video
Provides media "...for training and developing teachers."
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database
Provides descriptive and bibliographic information about books, video recordings, and sound recordings for children and young adults.
The Educational Resources Information Center, provides more than 1 million abstracts of documents (some available in fulltext) and journal articles (some available in fulltext in the EBSCO version) on education research and practice.
About the Library
Must-have information about where we're located, your library card and account, and more
Get Started on an Assignment
Tips on understanding assignments, choosing topics, sources for finding overviews and background information, etc.
How to create effective searches for use in the Library Catalog and research databases
Includes tips for using the Library Catalog plus resources for understanding call numbers and recognizing citations
Advice and resources for finding articles in research databases, accessing full text, and recognizing citations
Help for using OneSearch effectively (it searches almost all library research databases simultaneously)
Evaluating Information Sources Guide
Resources to help you critically evaluate the credibility of information sources
Your one stop shop for the library's databases and catalog.
Sample Search "critical thinking" AND ("higher education" OR college*)
Select limiters on results screen. Examples: full text online, peer-review, format type, etc.
Enter the journal title or International Standard Serial Number (ISSN). Drag down for more options, including ISSN.
Sample Searches Journal of Family Issues 0192-513X
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Type your question or keywords into the search box to find previously asked questions or e-mail the librarian at the Research Consultation Desk.