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Education: resources for teachers: Research support

Subjects: Education

Information skills tutorials

Video tutorials

These video tutorials will help you to search the education literature more effectively. Each tutorial will show you how best to perform one short stage of the search process.

1. Designing an effective search strategy

2. Finding and accessing resources for education

3. Keyword searching on the education databases

4. Subject searching on the education databases

5. Cross-searching the education databases

6. Getting to the full text

7. Citation searching for education


Guided tutorials

These tutorials will guide you through the process of searching the literature yourself. A split screen shows you instructions on the left-hand side, and allows you to perform a live search on the right of the screen. Each tutorial guides you through one stage in the search process:

1. Finding and accessing resources for education

2. Keyword searching on the education databases

3. Subject searching on the education databases