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GILFind: the library catalog.
Ebook Central, the library's biggest ebook database.
Academic Search Complete: General and scholarly magazine and journal articles on every imaginable subject.
ERIC an education database with its own reports.
Professional Development Collection, another education database
Social Science Database: because education is a social science.
ProQuest Taylor & Francis: Publisher of many education-related journals.
Handouts 4 U: handouts for you!
If you need information, a starting place, or background for a pro-con/argument or persuasive speech on anything related to education, try one of the books below for an introduction or search for information in the numerous databases listed in the sidebar. These books are nearly all electronic and just a click away to any student, faculty, or staff who is logged into the library via iCollege or the library's own page. There are also some open access titles available through OApen and InTechOpen. Sources here are also as current as possible.
|Education -- K-12|
|Beyond the Tyranny of Testing: Relational Evaluation in Education||Ebook Central|
|Building News Literacy: Lessons for Teaching Critical Thinking Skills in Elementary and Middle Schools||Ebook Central|
|The Courageous Classroom: Creating a Culture of Safety for Students to Learn and Thrive||Ebook Central|
|Homeschooling: The History and Philosophy of a Controversial Practice||Ebook Central|
|The Hybrid Teacher: Using Technology to Teach in Person and Online||Ebook Central|
|If Einstein Ran the Schools: Revitalizing U. S. Education||Ebook Central|
|Lessons from the Transition to Pandemic Education in the US : Analyses of Parent, Student, and Educator Experiences||Ebook Central|
|Lost and Found: Unlocking Collaboration and Compassion to Help Our Most Vulnerable, Misunderstood Students (and All the Rest)||Ebook Central|
|A Real-World Guide to Restorative Justice in Schools : Practical Philosophy, Useful Tools, and True Stories||Ebook Central|
|Reopening K-12 Schools During the COVID-19 Pandemic||National Academies Press|
|Resolved: Debate Can Revolutionize Education and Help Save Our Democracy||Ebook Central|
|Ungrading: Why Rating Students Undermines Learning (and What to Do Instead)||Ebook Central|
|What Should Schools Teach? Disciplines, Subjects and the Pursuit of Truth||JSTOR|
|Economic and Social Aspects of Higher Education|
|Academic Ableism: Disability and Higher Education||OApen|
|Being a Presence for Students: Teaching as a Lived Defense of Liberal Education||OApen|
|Campus Counterspaces: Black and Latinx Students' Search for Community at Historically White Universities||Ebook Central|
|The College Dropout Scandal||Ebook Central|
|The College Stress Test: Tracking Institutional Futures Across a Crowded Market||Ebook Central|
|Elevating Marginalized Voices in Academe: Lessons for a New Generation of Scholar||Ebook Central|
|Ending Sexual Violence in College: A Community-Focused Approach||EBSCOHost eBook Collection|
|Food Insecurity on Campus: Action and Intervention||Ebook Central|
|The Gig Academy: Mapping Labor in the Neoliberal University||Ebook Central|
|The Impoverishment of the American College Student: The Impoverishment of the American Student||Ebook Central|
|The Leading World’s Most Innovative Universities||OApen|
|Relationship-Rich Education: How Human Connections Drive Success in College||Ebook Central|
|Workforce Education: A New Roadmap : A New Roadmap||Ebook Central|
|The Future of Higher Education|
|The 160-Character Solution: How Text Messaging and Other Behavioral Strategies Can Improve Education||Project Muse|
|Academia Next: The Futures of Higher Education||Ebook Central|
|Alternative Universities: Speculative Design for Innovation in Higher Education||Ebook Central|
|The Disruptive Power of Online Education: Challenges, Opportunities, Responses||EBSCOHost Academic eBook Collection|
|The Fifth Wave: The Evolution of American Higher Education||Ebook Central|
|Higher Education in 2040: A Global Approach||JSTOR|
|Learning Online: The Student Experience||Project Muse|
|Open: The Philosophy and Practices that are Revolutionizing Education and Science||OApen|
|Planning Programs for Adult Learners: A Practical Guide||Ebook Central|
|Social Media in Higher Education: Case Studies, Reflections and Analysis||OApen|
|Two Cheers for Higher Education: Why American Universities Are Stronger Than Ever--And How to Meet the Challenges They Face||Ebook Central|