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Resource Guide:
Foundations of Education

Digital Open Education Resources

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.

  • Education
  • Education‚ Philosophy
  • Education‚ Philosophy‚ History
  • Education‚ United States‚ Philosophy
  • Education‚ Aims and objectives
  • Education‚ History
  • Education‚ United States
  • Education‚ United States‚ History
  • Education‚ Social aspects
  • Education‚ Study and teaching
  • Educational planning
  • Educational psychology
  • Educational anthropology
  • Learning
  • Learning, Psychology of
  • Multicultural education
  • Arts‚ Study and teaching
  • Critical pedagogy
  • Politics and education

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.

  • Educational Studies
  • Educational Philosophy and Theory
  • Educational Theory
  • Journal of Philosophy of Education
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Philosophy of Mathematics Education Journal
  • Philosophy of Music Education Review
  • Studies in Philosophy and Education

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
Saving schools : from Horace Mann to virtual learningLA 226 .P44 2010
The Paulo Freire readerLB 880 .F7613 1993
Montessori : the science behind the geniusLB 1029 .M75 L53 2017
Teaching outside the box but inside the standards : making room for dialogueLB 1034 .T43 2015
Approaches to educational and social inclusion : international perspectives on theory, policy and key challengesLC 214 .A77 2017
Teaching as if life matters : the promise of a new education cultureLC 995 .U37 2011
Creating the path to success in the classroom : teaching to close the graduation gap for minority, first-generation, and academically unprepared studentsLC 3731 .G325 2018
Look to the mountain : an ecology of indigenous educationE 96 .C35 1994
Politics of liberation : paths from FreireHM 271 .P63 1994
The mind of the child : child development in literature, science and medicinePR 468 .C5 S58 2010
Teaching the female brain : how girls learn math and scienceQA 11.2 .J36 2009
Teaching Social Foundations of Education : Contexts, Theories, and IssueseBook 2005
Poststructuralism, philosophy, pedagogyeBook 2004
A companion to the philosophy of educationeBook 2003
Education, knowledge, and truth beyond the postmodern impasseeBook 2003
The philosophy of human learningeBook 2002
The aims of educationeBook 2002
Methods in philosophy of educationeBook 2001
Fifty modern thinkers on education from Piaget to the presenteBook 2001