Discovering Education Research through ERIC
- Erin Pollard, ERIC Program Officer, Institute of Education Sciences, US Department of Education
This presentation gives an introduction to the free version of ERIC, eric.ed.gov. It covers best practices for conducting searches, controlled vocabularies available to improve searching, fields unique to ERIC, and the types of material included in the database. It also highlights how to use the API to help researchers conduct a systematic review and other less commonly known features.