Resources on this guide support the teaching goals and objectives of Visual Research Methods in Education taught by Drs. Michael and Ilene Berson.
Here are some core education and interdisciplinary databases that will help you find the articles you may be looking for in doing research for this class. Be sure you are correctly signed in from off campus first before trying to access them or full text books and articles.
- Education Full Text
Education Full Text brings you comprehensive coverage of an international range of English-language periodicals, monographs and yearbooks. Full text of articles cover to cover, from hundreds of journals, make this a one-stop source for education-related research.
- ERIC on EBSCO
ERIC — the Education Resources Information Center — is an online digital library of education research and information. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education. The ERIC collection includes annotated bibliographic records (citations, abstracts, and other pertinent data) for more than 1.2 million items indexed since 1966.
- Find It!
The latest discovery tool that allows you to look for everything at once: books, e-books, journals, and more.
- Google Scholar
Google Scholar provides a simple way to broadly search for scholarly literature. From one place, you can search across many disciplines and sources: peer-reviewed papers, theses, books, abstracts and articles, from academic publishers, professional societies, preprint repositories, universities and other scholarly organizations. Google Scholar helps you identify the most relevant research across the world of scholarly research.
- SAGE Research Methods
This unique tool supports research in the social and health sciences. Containing content from SAGE reference books, monographs, journal literature, and videos, the SAGE Research Methods Online (SRMO) database provides students of research methods and researchers with a wealth of information about research in both theoretical and practical terms.
The USF Library Digital Learning Studio (DLS) is a multimedia production area which provides equipment, instruction, space, and assistance to USF students. Our Digital Learning Studio provides space to enable patrons to work independently with studio equipment and software. Additional consultative help within the DLS is also available. The Digital Learning Studio is funded by Student Technology fees.