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Education

The guides, tutorials and links below will help to develop your information and digital literacy in your subject area.

Education Library subject guide

Find your subject librarian, and useful resources for your subject in this Library guide to Education.

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Referencing

The School of Education recommends an author-date referencing system. Examples of acceptable styles are TUOS Harvard referencing guide and TUOS APA referencing guide. There may be variations between styles, so whichever one you choose you must use this consistently throughout your work.

APA referencing

Guide to the TUOS standard APA referencing style.

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Harvard referencing

Guide to the TUOS standard Harvard referencing style.

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Databases

Useful databases for Education include British Education Index, and Education Database; as well as Scopus, and Web of Science, two very comprehensive online databases covering all subjects. Use our short video guides to learn how to search them effectively.

Using British Education Index: video guide

Learn how to use the Education Database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Education Database: video guide

Learn how to use the Education Database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Web of Science: video guide

Learn how to use the Web of Science database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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Using Scopus: video guide

Learn how to use the Scopus database with our video guide (sound required). You can watch the embedded video below or go to Kaltura for a larger resolution.

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