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ECE 241: Magidoff:: Find Articles

Administration, Leadership in Early Childhood Education

Finding Articles

When searching for articles in a database, choose keywords instead of typing in a sentence or question.  When developing keywords, identify main ideas, synonyms, and broader, narrower, or related terms. 

Find Journal Articles- Key Databases in ECE

The library databases listed below are good starting points to find research articles in Early Childhood Education:

  • A multidisciplinary database. You can limit to scholarly resources by clicking the option box on the search screen interface
  • ERIC (EBSCO platform)

    Access to education literature and resources such as conference papers, curriculum guides, research reports,etc. Has links to library's subscription full text articles.

  • ERIC - from US Gov't

Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), sponsored by the US Dept. of Education is the world's largest digital library of education literature, including journal articles, reports, and other education-related materials.



ERIC database Tutorial

Selected Online Periodicals

Journal Articles Archive-National Institute for Early Education Research

Articles written by NIEER and published by outside organizations. 

Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership is a key professional magazine for educational administration. It is published on an open access basis on the website for the ACSD (Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development).

Selected Journals

Educational Management Administration & Leadership (see librarian)