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Library databases in education

Highly recommended:
education journals and various other types of education-related sources

Academic Search Premier (Ebsco)
collection of scholarly and other publications on a wide variety of topics appropriate for college-level research
Academic Onefile
collection of scholarly and other publications on a wide variety of topics appropriate for college-level research
psychology journals and various other types of psychology-related sources
Sociological Abstracts

sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences

Databases for K-12 students

For elementary school level readings, try Ebsco's Primary Search
For high school level readings, try Ebsco's MAS Ultra-School Addition

Search for Books, Articles, and more

Selected electronic journals

American Educational Research Journal
Assessment in Education
Black Issues in Higher Education
Childhood Education
Contemporary Educational Psychology
Current Issues in Education
Early Childhood Education Journal
Education & Treatment of Children
Educational Leadership
Educational Research Quarterly
Issues in Educational Research
Journal of Developmental Education
Journal of Latinos and Education
Journal of Physical Education, Recreation & Dance
Journal of Research in Childhood Education
Journal of Research in Rural Education
Journal of Special Education
Journal of Teacher Education
Liberal Education
Multicultural Education
Remedial and Special Education
Research in Education
Review of Education, Pedagogy, Cultural Studies
Social Education

Locate articles

Once you have located citations to journal articles, follow the Find Text button to determine whether the text of an article is available in the Library or through its subscription databases. More...

You may also consult the CSUMB Journals List for a list of journals available at CSUMB in the library or online.

Books in the CSUMB Library

The CSUMB Library Catalog lists books and media in the CSUMB Library's collection. Use the links below for quick lists of books and media on:

Action Research in Education
Children's and Juvenile Books
Child Development
Child Psychology
Cognitive Styles
Curriculum Planning
Educational Accountibility
Educational Psychology
Elementary Education Curricula
Learning Disabilities
Multicultural Education
Secondary Education Curricula
Special Education
Teachers In-Service

Reference books in the CSUMB Library

Bilingual Education : A Reference Handbook. Ref LC3731.F45
Encyclopedia of American Education. Ref LB17.U54
Encyclopedia of Education. Ref LB15.E47
Encyclopedia of Learning Disabilities. Ref LC4704.5.T86
Handbook of Educational Psychology. Ref LB1051.H2354
Handbook of Research on Multicultural Education. Ref LC1099.3.H35
Handbook of Research on Teaching. Ref LB1028.H315
Historical Dictionary of American Education. Ref LB15.H57
Learning Theories, A to Z. Ref LB15.L4695
Monterey County Children and Youth Report. Ref HQ767.8.M66
Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors. Ref LB15.E3
Special Education : A Reference Handbook. Ref LC3981.S33
Standards and Schooling in the United States : An Encyclopedia. Ref LB2822.82.S82
Statistical Handbook on the World's Children. Ref HQ767.9.K38
World Education Encyclopedia : A Survey of Educational Systems Worldwide. Ref LB15.W87

Books at other libraries

CSU Union Catalog to search library catalogs of the 23 California State University campuses.

Also consider:
MOBAC Monterey Bay Regional Library Catalogs to search library catalogs in the Monterey Bay region
Melvyl to search library catalogs of the University of California
WorldCat to search library catalogs from around the world.

CSUMB students, faculty and staff may use the ILLiad Interlibrary Loan Request Form to borrow books found using the catalogs above.

Governmental, statistical and organizational sites

Child Trends Databank
research on national trends for 70 indicators of child and youth well-being

Condition of Education
indicators of educational effectiveness, as well as analyses of educational statistics

Ed-Data (Education Data Partnership)
fiscal, demographic and performance data on California's K-12 schools

Educational Resources Information Center
free version of ERIC database sponsored by U.S. Department of Education

Education Resources Organizations Directory
use the directory to identify and contact organizations that provide information and assistance on a broad range of education-related topics

National Center for Education Statistics
(NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data that are related to education in the United States

National Library of Education
information on programs and activities of the U.S. Department of Education and access to a variety of educational materials

Open Access Scholarly Journals in Education
a current directory of open access peer-reviewed journals in education

Teacher Workforce Data
from the Center for the Futire of Teaching & Learning

U.S. Department of Education
programs, services, publications, and related web sites

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