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Education and schools research websites

Digital library of education literature provided by the U.S. Department of Education

The education category of Journalist’s Resource includes scholarly material on a variety of subjects within the discipline. The studies are selected for their timeliness, authority and public-policy importance.

Thousands of research papers on all manner of subjects can also be found in databases such as SSRN, PLos One and Google Scholar. When searching, try to find studies that are published in research-oriented journals, that come from universities or non-partisan research organizations, and that cite other studies published in journals.

Here are some other helpful places to look for more information:

Site list courtesy of the Harvard Kennedy School Library.

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