Education research

This guide is for those interested in the larger issue of educational research, both quantitative and qualitative.

Background information

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SAGE Research Methods is a tool created to help researchers, faculty and students with their research projects. Users can explore methods concepts to help them design research projects, understand particular methods or identify a new method, conduct their research, and write up their findings.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1028.24 .W54 2019
"The BERA/SAGE Handbook of Educational Research provides a cutting edge account of the methodology that is establishing and extending new understandings of education. Over two volumes, the handbook breaks the discipline down into six essential components: understanding research, planning research, approaches to research, acquiring data, analysing data and reporting, disseminating and evaluating research"
Second edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1060 .H34575 2017
Cover image of Doing education research
Second Edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1028 .D592 2015
Mahwah, N.J. : Lawrence Erlbaum Associates ; Washington, D.C. : Published for the American Educational Research Association, 2006.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1028 .C577 2006
1st ed. San Francisco : Jossey-Bass, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2326.3 .H36 2012
"Institutional research is more relevant today than ever before as growing pressures for improved student learning and increased institutional accountability motivate higher education to effectively use ever-expanding data and information resources."
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, c2012.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1028 .H3144 2012
New York : Routledge, 2010.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1507 .H255 2010
4th ed. Washington, D.C. : American Educational Research Association., 2001.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1028 .H315 2001
10th anniversary ed. Charlotte, NC : IAP, Information Age Pub., c2009.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC1100 .K56 2009
2nd ed. Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, c2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1028 .S14 2011
"The Handbook has been re-conceptualized into three parts: I. Exploring Ideas: Embracing Inquiry and the Craft of Framing Meaningful Problems; II Pursuing and Sharing Ideas: The Design and Conduct of Inquiry and the Communication of Results; and III. Engaging Ideas: Reflections of Scholars."
Los Angeles : SAGE, 2011.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Reference » H62 .S2746 2011
Part 1: The Social Context of Research; Part 2: Design and Data Collection; Part 3: Integrating the Analysis of New Data Types; Part 4: Sampling, Inference and Measurement. "This Handbook, edited by internationally recognized scholars, provides a comprehensive, pitch perfect critical assessment of the field."
4th ed. Los Angeles : SAGE, c2011.
Green Library » Stacks » H62 .H2455 2011

New books

Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB2845.7 .A878 2019
First edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LC189.8 .I57 V.26
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » HQ767.85 .B65 2019
Second edition.
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » LB1028.38 .M35 2019


[Washington] : American Educational Research Association,
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » 370.5 .R451 V.80 2010
Chicago, Ill. : Distributed by the University of Chicago Press,
Education Library (Cubberley) » Stacks » 370.6 .N28


Education databases

[Washington, DC : National Library of Education?, 199?-
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Bibliographic database of educational resources including articles, reports, and curriculum.
[Bronx, N.Y.] : H.W. Wilson Co.
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Indexes and abstracts articles of English-language periodicals and books on education from 1983 on. Abstracting coverage begins with January 1994. Full-text coverage begins in January 1996 and is available for over half the 600 journals indexed.
Bethesda, MD : Editorial Projects in Education, Inc.
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Birmingham, AL : Teachers College Record
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"Teachers College Record Book Reviews provides comprehensive reviews of the leading books in education and educational research by major scholars in these fields. "

Related databases

Beaumont, Tex. : Cabell Pub. Co., c2002-
SAL3 (off-campus storage) » Stacks » Z286 .E3 C325 ED.8:V.2 2007/2008
For each journal listed Cabell's includes publishing information such as Content, Review Process, Publication Information, Manuscript Specifications, and Guidelines.