This guide provides an overview of various library resources and services. The resources include media, books, and databases. Databases will be searched to locate the journal literature you need for your assignment. The literature may be Qualitative (open-ended surveys and questionnaires, observation, interview, focus groups) or Quantitative (closed-ended/fixed surveys, questionnaires).
You'll find information about how to find books, search for articles, and about the many services Alkek has to offer you. Alkek Librarians are available to help you via Ask-A-Librarian. The Library's APA writing style guide has useful resources listed for writing help as well as SLAC's Documentation page.
Reference Material in the form of subject dictionaries, encyclopedias, and handbooks typically provide background essays, definitions, broad overviews of various topics, or other pertinent facts. Sage eReference is a good place to start.
Corsini Encyclopedia of Psychology and Behavioral Science
Education at a Glance
Educator's Desk Reference
Educator's Guide to Texas School Law
Encyclopedia of American Education
Encyclopedia of Social Science Research Methods
Review of Research in Education
Texas Higher Education Almanac