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Literature Reviews: Find Education Resources/Articles

Learn how to organize and compose a literature review

Find Education Articles

ERIC- A Great Place to Start!

The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) is an internet-based digital library of education research and information sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. 

Search for Articles on Education Topics in Proquest

Search for Scholarly Articles Across Disciplines

Google Scholar

Google Scholar can be a helpful tool when you are not finding what you want in databses. It searches for scholarly literature across the Internet and can find some limited open access journal articles and digital books.

BE AWARE: Many of the results you find will not be free and many will not be full text. Searching tools are limited as well so your results may not be relevant to your needs. Try using the advanced search in Google Scholar and these Advanced Search Tips.

If you find an journal article you need that does not have free full text, contact the Librarian with the information (

Google Scholar Search

Search WorldCat for Articles

Search for Articles

WorldCat Discovery is the library search engine that searches across 90+ databases in signle search. You can find millions of journal articles using Discovery. To search multiple keywords or filter results, click on 'Advanced Search'.

Proquest Search Tips for Better Results

Finding Articles From Databases

Why use a DATABASE?

  • Find published articles from newspapers, magazines, and journals,
  • Find educational reports, chapters from books, and more
  • Locate peer reviewed articles 
  • Use advanced searching tools 
  • Discover materials that are NOT on the web
  • Get formatted citations