University of Bath

Literature searching in education (October)

This workshop introduces participants to the key databases for education-related literature

16 Oct 201810.15am
16 Oct 201812.05pm

About the workshop

ERIC, the British Education Index and A+ Education are key databases for education-related literature. All three index research material, including journal articles, conference papers, dissertations, and books. Searching in the indexes is enhanced by their individual thesauruses, which comprise a structured hierarchy of terms used to index the items included in each database.

Learning outcomes

After attending this workshop, you will:

  • be able to perform a literature search more effectively
  • be able to use the alerting features to keep up to date in your subject area