Education Topic Guide

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  • Databases
  • Reference
  • Data
Try these databases first to find journal articles on this topic.
  • Education Database (ProQuest) (1988 to present)
    Coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education.
  • ERIC (1966 to present)
    Covers research documents, journal articles, technical reports, program descriptions and evaluations, and curricular materials in the field of education.
  • International Bibliography of the Social Sciences (IBSS) (1951 to present)
    Indexes about 3,000 journals and 7,000 books per year.
  • PsycInfo (1887 to present)
    Covers the academic literature in psychology and related disciplines including psychiatry, sociology, education, and other areas.
  • Sociological Abstracts (1952 to present)
    Covers the international literature in sociology and related disciplines.
  • Academic OneFile (1980 to present)
    Full-text articles from all disciplines.
  • Academic Search Premier (date coverage varies)
    Full-text articles from over 3,600 journals in the social sciences, arts and humanities, and sciences.
  • Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts (ASSIA) (1987 to present)
    Covers health, social services, psychology, sociology, economics, politics, race relations, and education.
  • Ethnic NewsWatch (1959 to present)
    News and analysis from ethnic popular and scholarly publications.
  • Women's Studies International (1972 to present)
    Interdisciplinary, covers the latest scholarship in feminist research.
Locate data and statistical resources for research on this topic.
  • iPOLL
    Database contains survey questions and answers asked in the US over the last 70+ years by more than 150 survey organizations. Create a personal registration for access to full features.
  • Social Explorer (1790 to present)
    Access to data from the U.S. Census, American Community Survey, religious congregations, and other sources, with options to create thematic and interactive maps and reports.