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MEASRES 6205 - Educational Research - Joram

A guide to resources and best practices for educational research.

Powerful and Focused Databases

Education Focused Databases

                    

Behavioral Science Focused Databases

Finding Empirical or Experimental Research

If you need to find empirical research - articles that report an actual experiment or study - there are two techniques that can be tried using the ERIC database:

Method #1 -  Type in your search and then include the word "study" in an additional blank that is limited to the abstract:

 

    

      

Method #2 -  Type in your search and then - using the "Publication Type" option at the bottom of the search page - limit your search to  the option "Reports - Research"

       

      

Summary of Education Databases (Handout)