Educational Technology


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 Literacy in Technology at the K-12 Level print | online

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


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 


Subject Specialist

Janelle Hedstrom

Janelle Hedstrom 
Education Librarian


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