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Databases - Specific

ERIC GALILEO logo from EBSCOhost
ERIC (Educational Research Information Center), from the U.S. Department of Education, has provided access to the education literature since the 1960's. EBSCO's version provides links to some full text journal articles and also links to ERIC documents from 1990 to the present. You can also use the government's ERIC website.

ProQuest Education Journals
indexes 900 top educational publications and includes full-text coverage of 600. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education.

Professional Development Collection GALILEO logo from EBSCOhost
A specialized collection of journal articles and pamphlets for professional educators that includes abstract and index coverage for 800 professional development titles and searchable full text for over 500 journals covering current topics in education.

BioEd From Choice: "An excellent resource for science teacher educators and K-16 teachers and student teachers, providing high quality, readable scientific content as well as practical lesson ideas."

Databases - for Students

Primary Search Collection GALILEO logo from EBSCOhost

Searchasaurus - Middle GALILEO logo from EBSCOhost

Searchasaurus - Elementary GALILEO logo from EBSCOhost

Databases - General

CQ Researcher includes Pro/Con statements for many topics.

Research Library GALILEO logo from ProQuest
Provides full text for over 1,700 scholarly journals and general magazines. All subjects.

Academic Search Complete GALILEO logo from EBSCOhost
A scholarly, multi-disciplinary database that searches a total of 10,900 publications including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. Full text is provided for 5,300 journals.

A digital archive of scholarly journals in the humanities and social sciences. The collection's coverage begins with the earliest issues of these journals and continues up to a few years before current publication.

Encyclopedias & Reference

Handbook on Research on the Education of Young Children
Encyclopedia of Educational Technology from San Diego State University.

Special Collections

Featured Children's Books
Lane Library maintains a Children's Collection to support classes in children's literature, teaching methods, and practicum experiences. Titles are selected on the basis of recognition they have received, and their potential usefulness in the K-12 curriculum. They are shelved at the beginning of the Circulating Collection and have call numbers beginning with JUV. Search GIL for books in the children's collection. For thematic book lists, see Carol Hurst's Children's Literature Site.

Journals - access holdings by clicking titles

Subscriptions are subject to change. Additional titles of potential interest to the field are available. For complete, current journal holdings, and online access info, search the Journal Locator.

Web Sites for elementary grades educators

Web Sites for secondary grades educators

Selected Books in Lane library

Critical Thinking and Learning: An Encyclopedia...Ref LB1590.3 .C735 2004
Elementary Education Competencies & Skills Ref LB 2367.75 .P732 2002
Elementary Education: content area exercises. Study guide Ref LB 2367.75 .P733 2000
Encyclopedia of Education Ref LB 15 .E47 2003
Giant Encyclopedia of Art & Craft Activities : for children 3 to 6 Ref LB 1139.35.A37 G52 2000
Handbook of Early Literacy Research Ref LB 1039.5 .L35 2001
Encyclopedia of Education Ref LB 15 .E47 2003
Handbook of Research on Multicultural Education Ref LC 1099.3 .H35 2004
Aligning Standards and Curriculum for Classroom SuccessLB2806.15 .P47 2007
8 Essentials of Inquiry-Based Science: K-8LB1585 .H27 2006
American Public School LawKF4118 .A39 2005
America's Public Schools: From the Common School to No Child Left BehindLA212 .R423 2005
Art of TeachingLA2317.P335 2005
Assessing Culturally and Linguistically Diverse StudentsLC3731 .R46 2005
Best Classroom Managment Practices for Reaching All Learners: What Award-Winning ... LB3011 .B53 2005
Building a Knowledge Base in ReadingLB1050 .B72 2006
Classroom Assessment: Supporting Teaching and Learning in Real ClassroomsLB3051 .T2926 2005
Classroom Teacher's Survival GuideLB3013 .P32 2005
Curriculum Mapping for Differentiated InstructionLB2806.15 .L36 2007
Differentiated Instruction Strategies: one size doesn't fit all LB1031 .G74 2007
Fair Isn't Always Equal: Assessing & Grading in the Differentiated ClassroomLB3060.37 .W67 2006
How Students Learn: History, Mathematics and Science in the Classroom LB1060 .N38 2005
Improving Reading, Writing and Content Learning for Students in Grades 4-12LB1576 .T354 2007
Integrating Inquiry Across the CurriculumLB1027.23 .I58 2005
Learning Brain: Lessons for EducatorsQP408 .B58 2005
Making Connections in Middle and Secondary School Social StudiesLB1584 .J57 2006
Raising Reading Ach. in Middle and High Schools: 5 Simple...LB1632 .M35 2007
Reading and Writing Across Content AreasLB1576 .S343415 2007
Research on Educational InnovationsLB1027.3 .E45 2005
Self Efficacy: Raising the Bar for All StudentsLC4705 .C67 2005
Children's Questions: a mechanism for cognitive developmentBF723.C5 C54 2007
Enriching the Brain: how to maximize every child's potentialLB1057 .J46 2006
Guiding Children's Behavior: developmental discipline in the classroom LB3012.2 .F55 2006
Language Development in Early ChildhoodLB1139.5.L35 O83 2006
Help! For Teachers of Young Children: 88 tips to develop...LB1140.2 .K314 2006
How to Teach so Students Remember LB1027 .S685 2005
How to Work With Standards in the Early Childhood Classroom LB 1139.4 .S44 2005

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