Landman Library

Subject Guide: Education

Subject Specific Databases

ERIC  Authoritative database of indexed and full-text educational literature and resources.

Playlist of video tutorials on how to search ERIC.


General / Related Databases

Sage Premier  Over 800 journals published by Sage., including journals in international relations, education, sociology, business, and more.

Short video introduction to keyword searching in Sage.

Academic Search Ultimate  Robust bibliographic database with over 10,000 active full-text journals and magazines, over 9,000 active full-text peer-reviewed journals, and over 6,500 active full-text peer-reviewed journals with no embargo, in subjects including Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Physics, Psychology, Religion, Philosophy, Science, and Technology..

OmniFile Full-Text Mega  Covers several core subjects, featuring full-text articles from more than 3,000 publications, many of which are peer-reviewed. Additional coverage includes graphical content, podcasts, foreign language article translations, and downloadable mp3 and article read alouds.

EBook Central Browse and access thousands of ebook titles.


Online Lesson Plan Materials

Many websites offer free lesson plans, classroom activities, or tools you can use in planning your own teaching. We have compiled some of these into a searchable collection of links. Click on a tag to filter the list by subject, grade level, or kind of material offered.

Curriculum Lab

The Curriculum Lab is located on the first floor, near the back of the library. There, you can find:

  • Lesson- and Curriculum-Planning Resources
  • Children’s Literature
  • Juvenile and Young Adult Non-Fiction
  • K-12 Textbooks
  • Classroom Activities
  • Smart Board 

The collection contains many award-winning children's books, including winners of the Newbery Medal, Caldecott Medal, Stonewall Award, and Coretta Scott King Award.

How to Find Curriculm Lab Materials in the Catalog:

  • Click on Advanced Search
  • Use the Shelving Location tab to select Curriculum materials
New: Online Curriculum Lab!

The Curriculum Lab is now online via Canvas! Enroll in the Canvas course for access to online Curriculum Lab resources and materials!