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Education: Overview

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  • Education -- Curricula
  • Education -- Evaluation 
  • Education, primary
  • Education -- Standards
  • Education, Secondary
Also, consider the following library databases for academic books. 

Common APA citations

Online Journal Article

Zawacki-Richter, O., Baecker, E., & Hanft, A. (2010). Validation of competencies in e-portfolios: A qualitative analysis. The International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, 12(1), 42-60. Retrieved from http://www.irrodl.org/index.php/irrodl/article/view/893/1671

Book

Arnold, D. (2004). Art history: A very short introduction. New York, NY: Oxford University Press.

Website

Clark, L. (2000, November 11). The lost Inca empire. Retrieved from http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/nova/ancient/lost-inca-empire.html

Note: ProQuest and EBSCO databases provide citations in APA format.  

You don't have the library materials I need!

First, stop by any campus library and see a CSM librarian. We can help you find similar books or articles available from CSM library collections.  

The library provides a free service for currently enrolled students, faculty, and staff called Interlibrary Loan (ILL).

Fill out the form, and we will try to track down the article or book you are looking for.

Search WorldCat or Google Scholar and request using (ILL); use to get items that are online or at other colleges and libraries.

Articles/Books usually arrive within 2-4 weeks.