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Education Research Tutorial

Step-by-step guide to conducting research in education


Welcome to the Education Research Tutorial. This guide was modeled after the Education Research Tutorial created by Dr. Jane Agee, School and Education, and Yu-Hui Chen, University Libraries, at the University of Albany, State University of New York, and was created with the authors’ permission. 

This guide will help you to find useful resources as you  begin your research in the field of Education. It will also provide accurate, reliable sources as you write your research paper or dissertation. For more information about the Education program at UCM, content areas, and specific source material, please visit the main Education guide.

Librarians are available to answer your questions Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm CST.

  • Email: Contact Education Librarian Sara Evans at
  • Visit: James C. Kirkpatrick Library, First Floor, Office 1120 (to the left of the Information Desk)
  • Make an Appointment: Meet with a librarian one-on-one virtually or in-person for in-depth help.