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Education Studies Research

This guide provides resources for educational research aimed at students enrolled in research programs at OISE.

Forming an Overview

Resources like handbooks, encyclopedias, and thesauri can allow you to gain an overview of your topic by helping you:

  • Learn about the different aspects of your topic from sources that are considered authoritative and accessible in academia  

  • Learn about key thinkers, scholars, and definitions that are related to your topic

  • Determine a broad outline of how your topic and related concepts have been explored and discussed in your field

Gaining a better understanding of the keywords, terms, concepts, ideas, texts and scholars who have researched in the same area will help you know where to start your literature review and what data you need to gather.

General Education Research

Educational Philosophy and Sociology

Educational Psychology and Development

Topics in Early Childhood and K-12 Education

Higher and Adult Education

Language Education

Please see the OISE Library's dedicated Language Education guide.

Other Topics in Education