Education Resources Information Center ERIC

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  • ERIC – the Education Resources Information Center – is an online digital library of education research and information. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences IES of the U.S. Department of Education.
  • ERIC provides ready access to education literature to support the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research.
  • Mission: … (full text about the Program).

My ERIC; Abstract Initiative; Steering Committee; Experts; Development Process; Policy Statements; News; Thesaurus; Search;

About the ERIC Collection: ERIC provides unlimited access to more than 1.3 million bibliographic records of journal articles and other education-related materials, with hundreds of new records added multiple times per week. If available, links to full text are included. 

Within the ERIC Collection, you will find records for:

  • journal articles;
  • books;
  • research syntheses;
  • conference papers;
  • technical reports;
  • policy papers;
  • other education-related materials.

You may also search special collections from the What Works Clearinghouse and the Regional Educational Laboratories.

Who Uses ERIC:

  • ERIC users include education researchers, teachers, librarians, administrators, education policymakers, instructors and students in teacher-preparation programs, parents, the media and business communities, and the general public. The user community conducts more than eight million searches each month through the ERIC Web site and commercial and non-commercial sites.

What’s in ERIC: … (full text about the ERIC Collection).


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National Center for Education


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