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Education Research: Find

Try a Database for Elementary Students!

Copyright for Databases

This pdf explains the copyright permissions for each of the AEA-provided databases. 

Evaluate that Source!

Always look at your resources with an analytical eye!

Ask yourself:

•Who wrote this? Are they a credible source? Check their "about" page or research the author.
•How was this data collected? Is the collection method reliable? How did they survey people? What percentage of the target population was data collected from? 
•How old is this information? Is it out of date? Does the timeliness matter for your argument? 
•What is the purpose of this information? Who is the target audience?

Education Databases

ERIC is freely available on the web, but can be a little tricky to use. This informational video can help you as you navigate ERIC. 

General Databases

Additional library subscription products that might be useful for Education topics include:

Is a Journal Scholarly?

Interlibrary Loan

Can't find what you're looking for? 

The Interlibrary Loan service at Vogel Library provides access to library collections from around the world.