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A database is a useful source of information when looking for specific information or data. It is a trustworthy, scholarly source with clear citation information and often additional features such as the option to build an account;  to save and retrieve searches; to receive alerts about newly added content and other features such as content related suggested readings.

The following databases may be useful for students in the school of education.

Tutorial: using databases

This interactive tutorial guides you through the process of using databases optimally to find information on your topic.

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Sage Research Methods is a very useful resource when it comes to finding out about research methodology.