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Education

Find resources to help you with your study and research in the field of Education.

Key education databases

 Once you have a broad understanding of your topic, use these key databases to find academic resources relating to the field of Education.

Other databases relevant to the field of Education can be found on the Databases page of this guide.

Finding introductory material

A good starting point for research is to consult introductory material to get a broad overview of your topic and to identify key concepts, theories and researchers in the field. Introductory material may include subject or discipline specific dictionaries and encyclopedias, handbooks, introductions or guides.

Find introductory material in Library Search by combining a topic keyword with one of the material type descriptors above, for example: 'educational leadership handbook'.

Below are a few examples of introductory material available for Education in the Library. For more suggestions, check out Finding education reference books.

Get started

 Use this guide to access recommended resources for your study and research in the field of Education.

 Your liaison librarian can provide expert advice for your subject:

Referencing

The School of Education generally uses the APA 6th referencing style.

Important information  Always double check with your lecturer or supervisor about which style to use.

Digital Essentials

Digital Essentials

Modules include: