Subject Guide for Education



Index of journal articles and reports in education. Some full-text.

Gale Courses

Gale Courses deliver hundreds of engaging, instructor-led online courses focused on professional development, technology skills, and personal enrichment to transform lives and foster positive changes in your community.

Video tutorials on software, web design, business/management skills, financial literacy, job/career skills, social networking, etc. Includes Microsoft Office, Windows, and Mac OS. You will be asked to create a LyndaLibrary account, which will allow you to track your progress through your tutorials.



Library U

A series of classes designed for adults that are held at the library. 


Child Care and Early Education Research

An enormous collection of data and research covering child care and early education; includes data sets, policy resources and select full text.

Chronicle of Higher Education
Educator's Reference Desk

A new name and new service from the creators of Ask Eric.

Internship Programs
Open Culture

Curated selection of free cultural & educational media.

Private Business and Vocational Schools Directory of Approved Schools

A pdf from the Illinois Board of Higher Education with a listing of private business and vocational schools with programs approved to operate in Illinois.

Learning Disabilities

LD OnLine

Resource for parents and teachers of learning-disabled children.

National Center for Learning Disabilities

Resources for adults and children with learning disabilities


Child Care and Early Education Research Connections
National Center for Education Statistics

The latest education statistics, 1400 NCES publications, and the Encyclopedia of Education Statistics.

United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

Assessments of the basic educational systems for over 180 countries.