EDT Library Resources
Using information effectively to support educational technology projects
General EDT Resources
 

Find Books:

 

The Library Catalog lists books which may be collections of essays or monographs.  In addition, the catalog includes journal titles and videos (DVD & Streaming) that are part

of our collections.

 

Try the following Library Catalog searches then refine/filter the results by format, date, or subject to see how the results change:

 

 

Key titles: 

 

   Education and Technology: An Encyclopedia

 

  Educational Media and Technology Yearbook

 

   Handbook of Research on Educational Communications and Technology


 

 

 

Find Articles:

 

The following searches use selected EBSCO databases.  Feel free to begin with these searches then modify to focus on your own research questions:

       

 

 

 

 

Use Related Search Terms:

 

Try the following synonyms as you explore ways to modify your search strategy:

 

educational technology: multimedia, multimedia instruction, computer assisted instruction, instructional materials, visual aids, educational media, educational television, technology integration, computer uses in education, technology uses in education, simulation, simulated environment, games, gaming

 

classroom: classroom management, classroom environment

 

school: elementary, primary, intermediate, secondary, middle school, junior high, high school

 

teacher: teacher role, teacher competencies

 

curriculum: curricula, instructional design, study & teaching, teaching methods, educational strategies, learning strategies, critical thinking, problem solving, classroom techniques, instructional effectiveness

 

learning styles: learning modalities, intermode differences

 

online education: online courses, online learning, virtual, web-based instruction, electronic learning

 

Remember that each database has a thesaurus of acceptable index terms.  If you use the "language of the database," you’ll find more relevant results.