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Resource Guide:
Education

Sample Call Numbers

Topic Call Number
History of EducationLA 5-LA 2396
Theory and Practice of EducationLB 5-LB 3640
Teaching (Principles and Practice)LB 1025-LB 1050.75
Educational PsychologyLB 1050.9-LB 1091
Educational SociologyLC 189-LC 214.53

Sample Subject Headings

Start by searching the catalog by keyword. Use whatever terms you think best describe your topic. When you find a record that matches what you are looking for, view the record and see what subject headings were used. Then search again using that term as a subject search.

  • Instructional systems
  • Teachers
  • Education – Kansas – History
  • Education and state – United States – periodicals
  • Education – China – History 1976
  • Education – Dictionaries
  • Learning
  • Learning and Scholarship
  • Education, Ancient
  • Education – Appalachian region
  • Education – Congresses
  • Education – Early works to 1800
  • Literacy
  • Education – Aims and Objectives
  • Education and state-England – history
  • Education – bibliography
  • Education – curricula
  • Education — Philosophy

Sample Materials at Von Canon Library

Title Call Number
Saving schools : from Horace Mann to virtual learningLA 226 .P44 2010
American EducationLC 191 .S684 2008
High-stakes testing and the decline of teaching and learningLB 3051 .H89 2008
Mentoring new teachersLB 1731.4 .P67 2008
History of education in AmericaLA 205 .P84 2007
Who’s in charge here? the tangled web of school governance and policye-Book
Building background knowledge for academic achievemente-Book
Education and social change themes in the history of American schoolinge-Book
The shaping school culture fieldbooke-Book
The principal challenge leading and managing schoolse-Book
Foundations of educationLB 17 .O78 2002

Research Databases

Relevant Journals and Magazines

  • Education
  • Education as Change
  • Education Digest
  • Education Innovator
  • Education Letter
  • Education Next
  • Education Policy Analysis Archives
  • Education Review
  • Education Statistics Quarterly
  • Education Week
  • Educational Forum
  • Education Innovation and Information
  • Education Policy Analysis and Strategic Research
  • Teachers and Teaching
  • Educational Theory

These are just examples. To find more, or to look for a specific journal or periodical, search our Journals.

Selected Web Page and Digital Archives