About ERIC Video answering basic questions, such as What is ERIC? What's in the collection? How do I access and use the free website at eric.ed.gov?
Searching ERIC Video that provides tips on how to get the most out of your ERIC search.
How is the IES Version of ERIC Different From Other Access Options? This video clarifies the differences between the publicly available ERIC database provided by the Institute of Education Sciences and versions of ERIC offered by third parties.
These resources are for new and novice users, as well as frequent ERIC visitors. The videos, infographics, and webinars provide basic information about the collection, ERIC users, and how new records are added. The ERIC Year in Review infographic and update webinars are intended to keep users informed about new ERIC features, content, and collection usage.
Who uses ERIC?
Who Contributes Content to ERIC?
How Records Get into ERIC: A Look Behind the Scenes Webinar showing a look behind the scenes in ERIC to find out how materials are selected, acquired, and processed to ensure a fresh and vibrant collection.
How Research Becomes an ERIC Record
Types of Materials Indexed in ERIC This video explains our policies on the types of materials ERIC will include in the collection to help you decide if your resources are a good fit for ERIC.
How Do Searchers Use ERIC?
ERIC Resources for College and University-Based Users This video helps college and university-based users including students, faculty, and librarians learn about ERIC's multimedia resources available to support their work and studies.
Finding Full-Text Materials in ERIC Video providing guidance on how to find full text in ERIC and the types of full-text materials that are available.
Copyright in ERIC This video provides information on ERIC's copyright policy, when and how to seek permission from copyright holders, and what materials in ERIC may be freely used because they are in the public domain.
Creating Citations Using Elements in the ERIC Record Video that can help you format citations using elements found in the ERIC record.
Tips and Best Practices for Writing ERIC Abstracts Video that describes what an abstract is, defines the key elements, and provides tips and best practices to help you write a good abstract.
Guide to the ERIC Record
Tour of an ERIC Record This webinar provides an overview of the fields in the ERIC record, takes a deeper look at fields that are not self-explanatory, and answers the most frequently asked questions about the ERIC fields.
Does ERIC Make Changes to Existing Records? This video addresses our working policy for making changes to records, and the kinds of changes ERIC will and will not make. It also discusses the process used when we receive a request for modifications. Find out more about the types of changes we prioritize and how the process we use maintains the consistency of the records in the ERIC database.
ERIC Product Guide
How Can I Deliver My Content to ERIC?
ERIC Year in Review 2019