*Education: EDUC 508 Library Session

Library Resources for the field of Education


Please view the videos and resources listed on this page.

If you have any questions, fill out this form or inquire during the in-class library session on August 30. 

After viewing the videos and resources below, you'll be able to:

  • Define peer-reviewed articles
  • Find peer-reviewed articles through the USC Libraries databases and Google Scholar
  • Use more effective strategies like boolean operators to increase relevant search results

First off, explore the USC Libraries website and the Education Research Guide. The website provides access to all of the library's resources. The Education Guide is a curated site of library resources useful for those conducting research in the field of education.

Next, view the videos below to learn more about peer-review, boolean operators and accessing articles. 

After viewing the videos, fill out the form (below the videos) with any questions you have.

Peer Review and Boolean

Ulrich's Web - This database is mentioned in the peer review video. 

Finding Articles

Practice Searching for Peer-reviewed articles

If you did not get to practice during the live library session, here's a link to the form where you can practice: bit.ly/508searchform

Have a question?