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ERIC Number: ED122793
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 38
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A Guide to Research in Education with Appended Informational Aids.
Smith, Barbara J.
THis annotated bibliography is designed to help students beginning educational research at Pattee Library of Pennsylvania State University Libraries. Grouped in sections A through H in the body of the guide by the type of information they contain, items listed include: bibliographies, guides to theses and dissertations; indexes and abstracts; encyclopedias, dictionaries, and handbooks; yearbooks; biographical sources; directories; and school law. A brief discussion of the items begins each section. How these tools fit into research is outlined in Appendix 1 which gives a sample search for research materials on educational vouchers. Appendix 2 discusses locating periodical articles and the procedure to follow to find these items in the library. Appendix 3 discusses the use of the card catalog. Appendix 4 deals with the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) and touches on computer searching using the ERIC data base. Appendix 5 lists sources helpful in locating materials for classroom instruction. (CH)
Publication Type: Guides - General
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Authoring Institution: Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Univ. Libraries.