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Education: Article Databases

This is YOUR Oakton Library research guide for Education. We hope this research guide helps you!

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Suggested search terms

For broad searches use terms like:

  • "Educational Technology"
  • "Computer-Assisted Instruction"
  • "Technology in Education"

You can add terms to focus your search:

  • "Social Networks"
  • E-learning
  • Internet
  • Pedagogy
  • "Smart Classrooms"
  • "Educational Media"
  • "Blended Learning"
  • "Virtual Classrooms"
  • "Instructional Systems"

Or any aspect of technology or teaching you are interested in

Suggested Databases for Education and Technology Articles

Identify articles in scholarly journals or popular magazines by looking up your search terms in one of the selected databases below. 

You also can find a complete list of online databases organized by subject on the Library's A-Z List of Databases.

Use your Oakton username and password to login from a non-campus computer.

Google Scholar

Google Scholar Search

Use citation results from Google Scholar to find full-text articles in one of the Library's databases.

EBSCO Advanced Searching Tutorial

Length: 2:38. Hit play and watch full screen or on YouTube.

What is the difference between scholarly and popular articles?

Length: 1:44. Hit play and watch full screen or on YouTube.