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* Library-provided resources require your password for off-campus access
Getting Started/Reference Sources
Education and Technology: An Encyclopedia, REF LB1028.3.E17 2004
Educator's Desk Reference, REF LB1028.27 U6 F74 2002
Encyclopedia of American Education, REF LB17.U54 1996
Encyclopedia of Education, REF LB17.E47 2003
Encyclopedia of Special Education, REF LC4007.E53 2007
International Encyclopedia of Teaching and Teaching Education, REF LB1025.3.I58 1995
National Center for Education Statistics, includes the Digest of Education Statistics and many other statistical publications
North Carolina Standard Course of Study
Special Education Almanac, REF LC3981.S577 2005
More dictionaries and encyclopedias related to these subjects are available in the Misenheimer reference room and the Charlotte library.
Education Full Text: Indexes and abstracts articles from over 450 core education periodicals with full text of over 250 of them
ERIC via EBSCO: Index to education journals and documents; full text of some journals. Much better search options than ERIC via the web
ERIC via the web: Index to education journals and documents; full text of some documents (but not journals)
Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text: Index to journals, books, research reports and more in library science and related fields, with over 300 journals in full text.
Teacher Reference Center: Indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators
Academic Search Complete: Interdisciplinary index to journals, 8500 full text, majority are scholarly
You can find out if we have a particular journal, and if so where to find it, using Journal Finder. You can request articles in journals we don't own via interlibrary loan.
Pfeiffer's Catalog (no password needed). Books and e-books in both libraries. Education books usually have call numbers beginning with L and are located on the main stack level in Misenheimer. Misenheimer books can be sent to Charlotte and vice-versa.
Books: In the catalog, children’s books will have
as the location. All are in Misenheimer. They are on the 4th
in a separate section. In spite of what the
catalog might tell you, the books’ call numbers begin
with ZZ! To
down the call number from the catalog, go to the
on the 4th stack level, and look for your call
ZZ’s. Note: Newbery and Caldecott award-winners
are in a
section on the main floor. Honor books are shelved in the
collection, but are noted as honor books in the catalog.
Lesson Plans, Standards, etc.
Web'n: A collection of links to online lesson
and other teaching tools.