This guide provides you with one place to access the LRD library's resources in the area of early childhood education. Here you will find links to article databases, the library catalog and reference resources.
Also collected in this guide are links to related websites, statistical resources and other things we thought might be of interest or use.
If you have problems accessing any of the resources listed in this guide, please do not hesitate to contact the librarians listed on the right side of this page.
ERIC: the primary education database in the United States; created by the U.S. Department of Education.
ProQuest Education Journals: ProQuest Education Journals offers complete information on hundreds of educational topics and gives users access to over 790 top educational publications, including more than 615 of the titles in full text. [Switching to new platform by January 2012]
Education Research Complete: Education Research Complete is the definitive online resource for education research. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 2,100 journals, as well as full text for more than 1,200 journals, and includes full text for nearly 500 books and monographs.
Teacher Reference Center: This database indexes over 260 titles from the most popular teacher and administrator trade journals, periodicals, and books. It provides coverage on key education topics such as Assessment, Continuing Education, Current Pedagogical Research, Curriculum Development, Instructional Media, Language Arts, Literacy Standards, Science & Mathematics, and more for K-12 Teachers & Librarians.
Academic Search Premier: An excellent basic collection for undergraduate research needs. Find journals and books in social sciences, humanities, science, medicine, technology and more.