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Resource Guide:
Elementary Education

Websites and Digital Archives

Subject Headings

Subject headings are selected terms to represent a topic. Searching subject headings in the library catalog will bring the most complete list of results. Below are some example subject headings. More subject headings can be located in the red books at the reference desk.

  • Elementary school teaching
  • Education, elementary
  • Education, elementary – aims and objectives
  • Elementary education – curricula
  • Elementary education – curricula, United States
  • Education (elementary) Great Britain
  • Education, elementary – handbooks, manuals, etc.
  • Education, elementary – parent participation
  • Education, elementary – periodicals
  • Education, elementary – social aspects
  • Education, elementary – standards ‚ United States
  • Education, elementary – United States ‚ evaluation

Research Databases

Online Journals

The following journals supply articles to the library’s databases. You can see if a specific journal supplies articles to our databases by searching the journal title on the library journal page.

  • Education
  • Education as Change
  • Education Digest
  • Education Innovator
  • Education Next
  • Education Review
  • Education Statistics Quarterly
  • Education Week
  • Education Policy Analysis and Strategic Research
  • Educational Theory
  • Elementary School Journal

Print Materials at the Von Canon Library

Below are some selected materials in the library with their shelving locations. Browsing in the listed areas of the library will help you find more materials for your topic.

Title Call Number
Rethinking standards through teacher preparation partnershipse-Book
The flat world and education: how America’s commitment…LC213.D37 2010
Saving schools: from Horace Mann to virtual learningLA226.P44 2010
Artful teaching: integrating the arts … across the curriculumLB159.5.U6167 2010
Liberating learning: technology, politics, and the future…LB1028.M625 2009
Teaching the female brain: how girls learn math and scienceQA11.2.J36 2009
American educationLC191.S684 2014
High-stakes testing and the decline of teaching and learningLB3051.H89 2008
The best schools: how human development research…LB1131.A729 2006
Awakening children’s mindsHQ767.9.B465 2001
What kids need today’s best ideas for nurturing, teaching…e-Book
Movement + music: learning on the move, ages 3-7GV452.W436 2004