OXFORD RESEARCH ENCYCLOPEDIA: EDUCATIONThe Oxford Research Encyclopedias (OREs) offer long-form overview articles written, peer-reviewed, and edited by leading scholars. The content is regularly updated.
LISTS OF KEY EDUCATION RESOURCES BY TOPIC
OXFORD BIBLIOGRAPHIES - CHILDHOOD STUDIESThis link opens in a new windowThe scholarly study of children and young people is a relatively new multidisciplinary effort that spans multiple epistemologies and methodologies, making it challenging for students and scholars to stay informed. From psychology to labor rights, from ethics to education, this source offers a trustworthy pathway through the thicket of information overload.
EXPLORE CURRENT ISSUES
CQ RESEARCHERThis link opens in a new windowIn-depth analysis of current and controversial social and political issues. Archived from 1991 to present. (CQ Press)
PROQUEST eLIBRARYThis link opens in a new windowThis easy-to-use curriculum and reference resource delivers one of the largest general reference collections of periodical and digital media content designed specifically for schools and libraries of all kinds, as well as additional subject-based material.
SIRS DISCOVERERThis link opens in a new windowDesigned specifically for elementary and middle school students, SIRS Discoverer offers articles, nonfiction books, images, activities, and websites curated for educational relevance, age appropriateness, and readability.
SIRS ISSUES RESEARCHERThis link opens in a new windowResearch the pros and cons of current issues and enduring social issues through full-text articles, multimedia, primary sources, government documents and reference materials.
MULTIDISCIPLINARY TOPIC OVERVIEW RESOURCES
GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARYThis link opens in a new windowAccess to the full text of over 200 authoritative electronic reference books. Titles include: Encyclopedia of Curriculum Studies; Encyclopedia of Education; Encyclopedia of Education Law; Encyclopedia of Educational Psychology; Encyclopedia of Language and Education; Encyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations of Education; and Psychology of Classroom Learning.
CREDO REFERENCEThis link opens in a new windowAn online collection of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and other ready-reference books covering a range of topics. Titles include: Encyclopedia of Special Education; Gender and Education; Key Concepts in Education; and Philosophy of Education.
POINTS OF VIEW REFERENCE CENTERThis link opens in a new windowEssays providing opposing perspectives and critical analysis on over 280 current issues. For each topic covered, there is an overview essay (objective background/description), point argument, counterpoint argument, and Critical Thinking Guide.
JSTOR DAILY"JSTOR Daily is an online publication that contextualizes current events with scholarship. Drawing on the richness of JSTOR’s digital library of more than 2,000 academic journals, thousands of monographs, and other materials, JSTOR Daily stories provide background—historical, scientific, literary, political, and otherwise—for understanding today’s often-confusing world." Cited scholarly sources are linked and accessible to all users free of charge.