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CIED500 -- Research in Education: Secondary Sources in Social Sciences

Using the library for research for literature reviews and an action research plan.

Secondary Sources: Books, Reference Books, Annual Reports

Find secondary sources by searching our library catalog, our reference books (handbooks, encyclopedias, and dictionaries), and the Annual Reviews

Then use the secondary sources to find seminal primary sources.

Lit Reviews in Databases

Secondary sources in PsycINFO, ERIC, and other databases synthesize several articles that report on a particular topic. Sometimes these summarize one author's lifetime of work.

Subject Guide

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