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Education LibGuide: Education Resources

Getting Started

This guide will help you find Education resources available through the Alverno Library. Need more information? Please call, email, or visit the library.

Logging in from off campus? All Alverno electronic resources are available from off campus. Use your Alverno network ID and password to access our resources from off campus. Click here for more information.

Basic Search Tools

Library Catalog (TOPCAT)

ProQuest Ebook Central

Google Scholar



Database Search Strategy Worksheet


NoodleTools helps create accurate citations, reference lists, and annotated bibliographies. For best results, use it in conjugation with the APA manual or the APA Style website.

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Need more resources? Visit the library's Citing Sources LibGuide.

**NEW Education Materials!**

"New Materials"

Use the tabs to find the newest library materials related to Education or try your own search for items held at Alverno & other SWITCH libraries using the TOPCAT search box.

To find print books held at Alverno & the other SWITCH libraries, go to the library homepage and use the TOPCAT search box.

New titles added regularly. Click here to get started in Ebook Central!

To find Alverno's TMC resources use the TOPCAT search box on the library homepage. After you run your search, select TMC from the Locations limiter on the left hand side. Select TMC Special Collection to view the collection of award winning children's literature.

To find Alverno's TMC Periodicals go to the library homepage and use the TOPCAT search box and search by journal title. The most recent issues of these titles are on the revolving rack in the TMC.

The titles below are journals and magazines that we have or get in PRINT. We have many more e-journals available through the e-journal portal!

Finding Journal Articles

To find articles on a topic: Visit the library's Databases by Subject page and select Education. Search for articles in any of the selected databases.
To find an article when you have a citation:  Visit the library's home page and select the Google Scholar link to search the content of Alverno Library's databases as well as the "free" web. Enter the article title into the Google Scholar search box and look for the full text links on the right side of the page.
To find other, high quality information:  Check the Best Web Sites for Education guide and revisit this LibGuide. Information and resources are updated regularly!
Can't find what you need? Submit an Interlibrary Loan request.

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Library Information

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Library Liaison

Larry Duerr

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