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literacy OR reading
cognition OR memory
online instruction OR distance learning
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Click on the links below to search for articles from periodicals (magazines, journals, newspapers, etc.) and for information from electronic books and multimedia resources. From off-campus, you will need to enter the barcode number from the back of your AACC photo ID or Truxal Library card.
ProQuest Education Journals
Articles on primary, secondary, and higher education, as well as special education, home schooling, adult education, and hundreds of related topics
Full text of more than 2,200 educational digests, plus citations and abstracts from over 1,000 journals
Opposing Viewpoints in Context
Position papers, periodical articles, reference materials, and more about controversial education topics
Journals include Education and Culture, Brookings Papers on Education Policy, Journal of General Education, and more
Journals like Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders, Teaching and Teacher Education, Educational Research Review, and more
Testing & Education Reference Center
Search for college and graduate programs, as well as specialty and career programs; prepare placement, licensing, and entrance exams with online test preparation books and timed practice tests
Includes hundreds of education-related electronic books
EBSCO eBook Collection
Nearly 50,000 electronic books, covering all academic disciplines
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Book titles like Encyclopedia of Education, The Psychology of Classroom Learning, Learning and Memory, and more
ABC-CLIO eBook Collection
Titles like Early Childhood Education, Understanding Disability, Literacy for the New Millennium, and more
Titles like Philosophy of Education: An Encyclopedia; Key Concepts in Education; The Encyclopedia of Child Development, and more
Academic Video Online
Documentaries about education and demonstrations of teaching methods, classroom management, student assessment, and more
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