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5 Quick "Do's and Don'ts" for Your ERIC Search
Having trouble with your search? This quick video points out five search practices to help avoid problems.
How Do I Start Using the ERIC API?
Wondering how to get started using the ERIC API for searching and saving results? This quick video gives you step-by-step instructions.
How Are ERIC Thesaurus Descriptors Assigned?
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This infographic highlights how ERIC's professional indexers analyze each article and document to assign Thesaurus descriptors that capture the content's subject for accurate search results.
ERIC provides videos, infographics, and recorded webinars to help researchers, students, educators and others learn about ERIC and use the tools available on the ERIC website at These materials are free and users may link to them without permission in LibGuides, websites, and other resources that support education research and practice.
Downloadable widget available for use in a LibGuide or other electronic resource.
Background information about ERIC, including who uses and contributes content to ERIC, how materials are added to the digital library, recent usage and content statistics, and other general information.
Tips and best practices for searching ERIC to find targeted research, including a search tutorial and guidance on using ERIC website tools and links to information on the IES website.
Background information on the ERIC Thesaurus and guidance on how to find and use descriptors to help narrow your ERIC search.
Information about the ERIC collection and how ERIC selects new sources.
Guidelines for users of the ERIC Online Submission System and information about the IES Public Access Policy for IES grantees and contractors.
Webinars and other resources produced in previous years covering information that has lessened in relevance.