Books & articles: Education resources


All of SFU's books, both online and print, are listed in the Library Catalogue. For teaching guides and K-12 classroom materials, limit your search to the Curriculum Collection. For discipline-specific suggestions for search terms and subject headings, see our specialized research guides and course guides.

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Journal articles

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Education Source [search tips]
A comprehensive Education database, covering all levels of education from early childhood to higher education as well as multilingual education, health education and testing. Includes journals, books, conference papers, book reviews and educational tests.

ERIC (EBSCO) [search tips
A comprehensive Education database, covering education research and practice. Includes journal articles, conference papers, curriculum guides, lesson plans, theses and dissertations and more.

ERIC (US Government Site) [search tips]
Searches same content as above. Note: This version of ERIC is open access.

PsycINFO [search tips | quick reference guide]
A comprehensive Psychology research database, covering psychology and the psychological aspects of other disciplines such as education, health, sociology, anthropology, linguistics, business and law. Includes journal articles, books, book chapters, technical reports, theses and dissertations.
CBC’s educational streaming service and provides access to the best in educational content from CBC and Radio-Canada. Curio contains thousands of television shows, radio programs, teacher guides, and K–12 curriculum connections.

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Did you know you can browse our journal collection using BrowZine? Create a virtual bookshelf of key journals, browse the current table of contents from your favourite scholarly peer-reviewed journals, and receive notification alerts when a new issue is published.

Dissertations & theses

Dissertations and Theses Abstracts and Index
Most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.