Education Research for Graduate Students

This is a guide for graduate students doing education research

Library Research Guide

Finding Resources - articles


To get to databases, go to the Libraries’ home page and click on databases under the search box. Databases will find journal, magazine, and newspaper articles (and in some cases other materials like book chapters, dissertations, conference presentations, pamphlets, etc.) 

Recommended databases for education research include:

The primary databases for education are ERIC and Education Full-Text. Use Get It to help you find the full articles if the database only provides a citation or abstract.

Other useful databases for education research include:

And a few more to be aware of:

Finding Resources - books


Use the Search It box on the Libraries' home page to find books and other materials owned by K-State Libraries.

If K-State does not own the item you need, you can fill out an Interlibrary Loan Request.