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Introduction to Education

Welcome

Welcome to the SEU Introduction to Education guide.  Use the tabs to find sources and information to help you research education topics.

Introduction to Education

Introducation to Education provides an opportunity for you to get to know this specific discipline. You may be asked to write a short research paper. Click on the "Articles" tab at the top to search the library databases.

Additionally, students are asked to locate teaching tools they could use in the classroom. Click on the "Other Media" tab for this part of the assignment.

Don't forget to check out the tab on APA formatting!

College of Education - more information

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Databases for Education Studies

  • To search more specific "education" resources, within Ebsco, click "Choose Databases" located above the search box. Click the "education" check box. You might also want to check "PsychInfo" and "PsychArticles."
  • Education Resources Information Center (1966 - Present) - U.S. Department of Education
  • Archive Database usually five years old including Scholarly, full-text periodicals in the Arts and Sciences.
  • Collection of nearly 520 high-quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.
  • Full text of articles in behavioral science, education, nursing, business, neuroscience.
  • Abstracts of scholarly articles and dissertations in behavioral science and mental health.
  • More Education Databases

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Find Books in WorldCat

Books

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Interlibrary Loan

When you can't access an article or book, remember to request it from ILL at no cost.

Click this icon in a database, or use the Request Library Materials link below.

Request Library Materials Form
Request (books, chapters, journal articles)
Contact ILL at ill@seu.edu

  • You can request books and articles not available at SEU or other local libraries through Interlibrary Loan.
  • Articles will be emailed to you whenever possible.
  • Books will be mailed with pre-paid postage return packaging, if you are an online student.
  • Use links from resources to make requests, or use the Interlibrary Loan Request Form.

Classroom Helps

Annenberg Media has free streaming videos (requires sign up). Excellent content for professional development. According to their website: "Annenberg Media's multimedia resources help teachers increase their expertise in their fields and assist them in improving their teaching methods. Many programs are also intended for students in the classroom and viewers at home. All Annenberg Media videos exemplify excellent teaching." Resources are divided into six broad disciplines and are browseable by grade.

State Sites

State Education Systems - Florida

National Education Gateways

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K-12 Education

Additional Citation Information

Help Finding DOI

If you are citing an article from a scholarly journal and there is no DOI listed, you may click the link below and follow the directions to attempt to find a DOI.

DOI search

Add http://dx.doi.org/ in front of your DOI and it should become a hotlink to the article you are citing if you have the correct DOI.

Microsoft Word

Office 365

Zotero works best with Microsoft Word and SEU students can get Office 365 at no cost.

Guides to APA Style

APA 7

APA 7 Manual

APA Templates

APA 7 Style Basics

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Distance Learners

Information for Distance Learners, Online, and Extension Students may be obtained through our Distance Learners page.

Database Error

Off campus users may experience a loading issue when using the Article Search box or specific databases. Please use an Incognito Browser while the issue is being fixed.