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EDUC 4532 Early Childhood Assessment

Methods of naturalistic assessment & research for early childhood education.

Articles & Databases

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The library’s research databases enable you to find articles, electronic books, reports, images, and more.

The content of each database varies:

  • Some materials are full-text and some are not.
  • Some are scholarly and some are popular.
  • Some databases cover almost every topic while others focus on a specific area.

Below, find a list of databases recommended for Education.

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Search Tips

You could begin by entering the keywords early childhood assessment. Keep in mind these tips:

  • If you need the articles quickly, limit your search to Full Text.

  • Because this class focuses on American public schools, consider weeding out sources from outside the United States by setting a geographical limiter in a database or by manually rejecting irrelevant articles.

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Sample Search

This link will take you to a sample search in a database.

Once you conduct your search, you can refine the results using the Limiters in the database’s sidebar.

Limiters from left sidebar of an EBSCO database.
Detail of limiters available in the sidebar of an EBSCO database.

Education Databases

Although not necessarily an exhaustive list, the following databases are relevant to the subject of Education:

Multidisciplinary Databases

Education Databases

Study Materials

News & Current Events

eBooks & Reference Works

Theses & Dissertations

Student Databases

The Oklahoma Digital Prairie includes several research databases aimed at students elementary through high school.

Nonfiction eBooks

Our nonfiction eBooks include collections aimed at students elementary through high school.

Explora Databases

Explora is a user-friendly and visually appealing version of the EBSCOhost interface designed for public and school libraries.