EDA 1160: Middle School and the Middle School Child
Books to Check Out
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Use these databases to find articles on education topics.
Research Starters in Education
Contains good overviews of many educational topics with bibliographies, literature reviews, and current issues.
Primarily contains psychological information, but because psychology ties into education, there are many education articles as well.
The search box below is preset to search for peer-reviewed/scholarly articles. The best results are usually found by searching each individually.
For additional education databases, check here.
If you’re stuck for a topic, these links take you to articles from these specific journals. You can browse the most recent issues for ideas or search within each issue by keyword.
Citing Your Resources
Doing ethical research means citing sources. It is critical to credit writers for their work and their contributions to your research. To not do so is unethical and leads to plagiarism - unintentionally or not. Here are some sources to help you cite properly and to avoid the problem of plagiarism.
NoodleBib is an online resource that will help you format MLA and APA bibliographies, exporting them directly to your word processing program.
- Citation Styles
Guides which will help you create proper citations in different styles.
- Why Cite?
Brief video explaining when to cite and why.
- Tips on avoiding plagiarism
Turnitin is a service that faculty and students use to detect and avoid plagiarism in their writing.