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Education Resource Guide  

This guide provides information about and links to the key resources required by Education students.
Last Updated: Feb 25, 2017 URL: http://libguides.library.cqu.edu.au/education Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Library Search

Library Search can be used to find a wide range of information sources including books, ebooks, journal articles, streamed videos and Course Resources Online. 

Use this box to start your search.

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Education journals

The journals listed below are a sample of the journals available online via Library Search.

Use the title of the journal as your search term or go to the A - Z Journals link  to access journals.

  • e-Learning
  • Early Childhood
  • Educational Multimedia
  • Educational Technology
  • Executive Leadership
  • Inclusive Education
  • Journal of Secondary Gifted Education
  • Leadership
  • Learning Disabilities
  • Learning Technologies
  • Multicultural Education
  • School Leadership
  • Special Education

Education statistics

The following links provide access to both Australian and some international Education statistics:

Education databases

Most databases subscribed to by the Library are searched by Library Search. If you are not finding the results you were looking for when using Library Search you may like to search these databases individually:

  • A+ Education
    Description: A+ Education provides access to published material (including journal articles) on all aspects of education in Australia.
    Endnote: Filter or Direct export
  • Education Research Complete
    Description: Education Research Complete covers all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.
    Endnote: Direct export
  • ERIC
    Description:ERIC, the Education Resource Information Center, provides access to education literature and resources, including journals in the Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. It contains more than 1,300,000 records, and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
    Endnote: Direct export
  • Scootle
    Scootle provides access to more than 20,000 digital curriculum resources including interactive, multimedia resources; audio, photo and video resources; open-ended tools to create learning resources; interactive assessment resources; work samples, teachers ideas and units of work.
    To access, CQUniversity staff and students must firstly register at http://www.scootle.edu.au/ec/preregister.action
  • VOCEDplus
    Description: VOCEDplus is a free international research database for tertiary education, especially as it relates to workforce needs, skills development, and social inclusion. It encompasses vocational education and training (VET), higher education, adult and community education, informal learning, and VET in Schools. It is international in scope and contains over 70,000 English language records, many with links to full text documents. VOCEDplus is produced by the National Centre for Vocational Education Research (NCVER), which together with TAFE South Australia, is a UNESCO regional Centre of Excellence in technical and vocational education and training (TVET).
  • Complete database list here

Finding additional study resources


Improve your research and information skills

University Research and Information Skills is the Library's Moodle site.

It outlines the skills you need to become successful at finding the best information for your assessment items.

All Undergraduate students are automatically enrolled in this course, so you will find it in your Moodle course list or you can use the link above.



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