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Education - A Guide for Comprehensive Literature Searching: Welcome!

Detailed guide to sources for scholarly literature reviews in the field of Education.

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Table of Contents

This is a comprehensive guide to sources for conducting a thorough literature review in the Education fields.  It contains a lot of information, so if you feel overwhelmed don't hesitate to contact me or get help through the options on your left.


  • search GIL, the UGA library catalog,
  • find ebooks in the UGA library catalog
  • get books the UGA library doesn't own

Journal Articles

  • best databases to search for scholarly articles in Education
  • find the full text of an article if you have the citation
  • get the full text of articles the library doesn't own
  • search for articles by methodology

Cited Reference Searching

  • Where and how to search for books and articles that cited a specific author or work

Lit Reviews

  • Find published literature review articles
  • Find publications that contain only literature reviews in Educaiton


  • Find UGA dissertations
  • Find dissertations from other institutions


  • State/Local
  • National 
  • International


  • Why citation management software speeds up your writing
  • Download software / create an account
  • User support

Stay Alert!

  • Create journal alerts to get an automatic email with links to the latest issue of a journal
  • Create a search alert to get an automatic email with new articles on your research topic

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