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Use these selected databases to find articles on your topic:

Databases for K-12 Students and Educators

Books, Ebooks, Music, & Movies

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Advanced Search |  Recently Added Books & Media

 

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Curriculum Collection

The Curriculum Collection, located on the second floor of the DiMenna-Nyselius Library, contains a selection of K-12 instructional materials. Materials are available in a variety of formats, including books, multimedia, computer software, journals magazines, newspapers, and educational kits. Our collection is constantly updated and includes award-winning titles including Caldecott, Newbury, Coretta Scott King, and Nutmeg books.

Search for Curriculum Collection materials here.

Background Sources

Multidisciplinary encyclopedias:

Discipline specific sources:

Licensure and Research

These websites contain information regarding requirements for licensure, standards, and original research.

Classroom Resources

These websites contain links to resources for your class. They have been evaluated by librarians (that's a good thing) for your use in an academic setting. However, any website can be changed without notice, so be sure to evaluate every site you use.

Research Guides for Education

Don't see what you need? Try our other Education guides!

Citations & Support

Citing Your Sources

The links below point to brief informational guides for creating accurate citations. For more complete information, consult the original books at the library (see call numbers below) or contact a librarian.

 

 

APA

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Ref. BF 76.7 .P83 2010

 

 

Chicago:

Author-Date 17th ed

Notes-Bibliography 17th ed

Ref. Z 253.U69 2017

Online Manual

 

 

 

 

MLA 

Ref.  LB2369.G53 2016

 

 

IEEE

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 Full IEEE Manual

Questions about Citations? Save time, ask a Librarian!

Citation Management Tool

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RefWorks is a tool that will help you manage the resources you use for your research, and create citations and bibliographies when you write your papers. The RefWorks User Guide will help you set up your RefWorks account and get started using it.

The Writing Center

The Writing Center, located in the lower level of the DiMenna-Nyselius library, will help you with your writing. Tutors will work with you to improve essays, research papers, oral presentations, and more!

Schedule an appointment online or contact them by e-mail at writingcenter@fairfield.edu.

Ask a Librarian

Still not finding what you need? A Librarian is available to help!

Schedule a Research Appointment Chat with a librarian 24/7 Research Services Hours