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Education Research Guide

Tools and resources for finding research and information in Education subject areas

Quick Search

You can use Quick Search to find a quick set of articles on education topics.

Using Quick Search's Advanced Search, just enter your search terms, choose Articles with the Material Type drop-down menu and set other drop-downs as necessary, then search!

Using Quick Search to find articles

Be aware though that Quick Search does not include everything. If you need to do comprehensive research on an education topic or compile an authoritative set of education research articles, choose one or several of the education-focused indexes listed on this page!

New York Times: ISU access

University-wide access to the reputable New York Times is available to any ISU member who creates a free account by registering with their email address. Once registered, simply use the account log in to access the NYT. In addition to 24/7 breaking news, your account also includes access to the following NYT features:

  • Archives (dating back to 1851)
  • Virtual Reality app - which allows you (with a VR viewer) to experience select NYT content in 3D
  • Daily 360 content - two dimensional, 360° views (with mobile device or using a mouse)
  • Podcasts (including our new "Daily" podcast)
  • Video content
  • Newsletters (there are a variety of topics that you may subscribe to)

It also provides ISU with access to the New York Times in Education website and its contents:

  • Selected Discipline-specific areas of study
  • Classroom discussion prompts
  • Suggested learning outcomes
  • General Instructional Strategies to promote student achievement
  • Co-Curricular Activities, including events, discussions, and contests

To gain entry to the NYT in Education site, simply complete a short registration here. Be sure to use your .edu ISU email address.

Need it delivered?

Interlibrary Loan (ILL) & Document Delivery

Need an article or book we don't own?

This speedy delivery service provides a handy way for ISU students, faculty, and staff to borrow materials we don't own, and to have these materials delivered to you. You can even request materials we DO own but you need to have delivered to you.

Use the ILLiad online form to request articles, books & other items be delivered to you. Use your ISUNetID (not Library Borrower ID & password) to login to the online request form!

Speedy Delivery

FINDING ARTICLES - Education Indexes


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Susan A. Vega García
Head of Instruction
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140 Parks Library
Iowa State University
Ames IA 50011
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