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ERIC Number: ED399752
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Aug
Pages: 10
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: N/A
Accessing the ERIC Resource Collection. A Parent's Guide. Revised Edition.
Kupper, Lisa, Ed.
This guide describes ERIC as an information system sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education that gathers, selects, abstracts, and indexes documents and articles on a wide range of education topics. The guide provides information on the following: (1) how to get started using ERIC; (2) how to use a computer to access the ERIC database; (3) how to obtain articles or documents through ERIC; and (4) how to locate ERIC information about disabilities. Two books are listed for further information on ERIC and accessing special education information. A sample ERIC document resume is provided. ERIC's 16 clearinghouses are listed, with their addresses, telephone numbers, Internet addresses, and descriptions of the education areas covered. (CR)
National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities, P.O. Box 1492, Washington, DC 20013-1492; telephone: 202-884-8200; toll-free telephone: 800-695-0285; e-mail nichcy@aed.org; website: http://www.aed.org/nichcy
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Parents
Language: English
Sponsor: Special Education Programs (ED/OSERS), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Information Center for Children and Youth with Disabilities, Washington, DC.; Academy for Educational Development, Washington, DC.