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Mississippi Education Resources: Journals / Books

A guide to finding information in Roberts-LaForge Library!

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Click the link below to understand how to better search the library's catalog. 

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Need a Book?

  If you need a book about education, search our online catalog.

  Tip: Use "Subject" searching to find more relevant resources. 

 

  If you are browsing for a book, use the call numbers below as a guide.  

 

CALL NUMBERS SUBJECT
L 7-991 Education (General)
LA 5-2396 History of Education
LB 5-3640 Theory and Practice of Education
LB 2300-2430 Higher Education
LC 8-59 Forms of Education
LC 65-245 Social Aspects of Education
LC 1001-1099.5 Types of Education
LC 1390-5160.3 Education of Special Classes of Persons

Databases

Click the links below to visit selected databases. You may also click this link to search our databases by subject. 

 

Academic Search Premier
A popular resource found in many scholarly settings worldwide, Academic Search Premier is a leading multidisciplinary research database. It provides acclaimed full-text journals, magazines, and other valuable resources.

 

Educational Statistics
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.. 

 

ERIC
An authoritative database of indexed and full-text education literature and resources. Sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences of the U.S. Department of Education, it is an essential tool for education researchers of all kinds. 

 

Explora Educator’s Edition
Explora supports both student research and classroom instruction with rich, reliable content and easy-to-use functionality.

 

MAS Ultra: School Edition
Designed specifically for high school libraries, MAS Ultra – School Edition is a full-text database of popular magazines, reference books, and primary sources covering many subjects, including history, science, and health.

 

Middle Search Plus
Designed for middle school libraries, Middle Search Plus is a full-text database providing popular middle school magazines and reference books. Covering subjects such as history, current events, science, and sports, it also includes thousands of biographies and primary source documents, plus over a million photos, maps, and flags.

 

Primary Search
Designed for elementary school libraries, Primary Search is a full-text database providing popular children’s magazines, easy-to-read encyclopedic entries, and a vast image collection. Students can learn about a variety of topics, including endangered species, famous musicians, fitness, and space exploration.

 

Professional Development Collection
Professional Development Collection is a highly specialized database of full-text electronic information especially for educators, professional librarians, and education researchers. 

 

Teacher Reference Center
A complimentary research database for teachers, Teacher Reference Center (TRC) provides indexing and abstracts for more than 230 peer-reviewed journals.

 

 

Print Journals

Print journals can be found on the second floor of the library in the Serials Department. Click below to view current holdings and titles. 

Library's Print Journals

Electronic Journals

Check out these education eJournals by clicking the links below
or click this link to browse the library's eJournals.

American Journal of Education

Curriculum Journal

Education Journal

Journal of Teacher Education: The Journal of Policy, Practice, and Research in Teacher Education

 

eBooks

Click the icon below to search our eBook Collection

Selected Books from the Catalog