Academic Search Complete - A large interdisciplinary database, useful for finding fulltext articles from a wide range of periodicals and journals.
CMMC (Communication & Mass Media Complete) - Contains comprehensive coverage of core communication and mass media journals, including many articles discussing technology in education.
EdITLib - Features international journal articles and proceeding papers related to educational technology and e-learning.
Education Source - Formerly Education Full Text; Includes full text articles from over 350 journals related to education.
ERIC - Education Resources Information Center; covers journal articles, technical reports, curricular materials, research documents, etc.
Google Scholar - Google powered search tool that searches for scholarly material like books, peer-reviewed papers, abstracts, articles, theses and technical reports. Some full text articles require a paid subscription. Be sure to access Google Scholar through the UT Libraries to access subscriptions already paid by the library.
INSPEC - A database covering a wide range of resources related to computer science, physics, engineering, and information technology. May be useful for browsing discussions of educational technology from a computer science or information technology perspective.
LLBA (Linguistics & Langauge Behavior Abstracts) - Includes citations and abstracts related to the teaching of language.
PsycINFO - Covers professional and academic literature in psychology, including a wide range of articles related to education psychology.
Handbooks & Encyclopedias
Why use them? To get a overview of a concept or theory that's new to you, to learn important terms/lingo that may be useful search terms, and to discover important names and publications associated with your topic.
Gale Virtual Reference Library An online collection of encyclopedias that is searchable by keyword
Education and Technology: an encyclopedia | print
Encyclopedia of Education | print
Encyclopedia of Children, Adolescents, and the Media | print
Encyclopedia of Information Technology Curriculum Integration | online
Handbook of Research on Educational Communications and Technology | print
Handbook of Research on Digital Information Technologies: innovations, methods, and ethical issues | online
National Educational Technology Standards for Administrators | print
National Educational Technology Standards for Students: connecting curriculum and technology | print
National Educational Technology Standards for Teachers: preparing teachers to use technology | print
These journals are a good place to begin if you wish to browse Education Technology. To search more broadly, use the selected databases.
Recent Arrivals - New Books about educational technology
Library Catalog - search UT's book collection
Related PCL Call # Ranges:
- LB 1025 to LB 1050: Teaching (Principles and Practices)
- LC 1022: Computer-Assited Education
Related Subject Headings:
- Computer-assisted instruction
- Education -- Effect of technological innovations on
- Educational technology
- Mass media in education
- Mobile communication systems in education
- Radio in education
- Teleconferencing in education
- Internet in education
- Telephone in education
- Television in education
Standards, Agencies, Organizations, & Associations
Agencies, Organizations, and Associations