ERIC Number: ED312914
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989
Reference Count: N/A
The Educator's Desk Reference (EDR). A Sourcebook of Educational Information and Research.
Freed, Melvyn N., Ed.; And Others
This comprehensive handbook provides quick access to a wide range of information needed by professionals in all areas and at all levels of education. It includes books, journals, software, and standardized tests. Six sections are as follows: (1) information sources (including information sources by type and guide to reference sources in education); (2) author's guide to publications (including journals in education and related disciplines, author's guide to book publishers in education and academic subjects, and microcomputer software publishers in education and academic subjects); (3) microcomputer software for educational research (describing nonstatistical and statistical packages); (4) standardized tests and inventories (including reviews of tests and inventories and summary list of test publishers); (5) research processes in education (containing information on linking research questions to research designs and statistical procedures, summaries of research designs, statistical procedures, and sampling techniques, and a research process checklist); and (6) selected national and regional organizations in education (providing a classification of national and regional education organizations and profiles of national and regional education organizations). (SM)
Descriptors: Computer Software, Computer Uses in Education, Educational Research, Higher Education, Information Sources, Microcomputers, National Organizations, Publications, Reference Materials, Regional Planning, Research Design, Standardized Tests
Macmillan Publishing Company, 866 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022 ($44.95).
Publication Type: Books; Reference Materials - Directories/Catalogs; Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Council on Education, Washington, DC.
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