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  2. from a University of Delaware campus connection in your dorm, lab, or office
  3. from an off-campus connection (University of Delaware ID required)

ERIC contains references with summaries from education journals and documents (i.e., books, pamphlets, conference reports, symposia, studies, tests, etc.). It consists of two files: the Resources in Education (RIE) file of document citations and the Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE) file of journal article citations from professional journals. In addition, ERIC contains ERIC Digest records that feature the full text of the original document.

ERIC also contains resources on training and development and library and information science.

Coverage: 1966-
Updated: monthly
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ERIC corresponds to two printed publications: Resources in Education (RIE), and Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE).

See also Education Full Text.

Users: unlimited concurrent users
Producer: U.S. Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement

This page is maintained by Erin Daix, Collection Development Department.

Last modified: 01/12/16