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Curriculum Studies and Curriculum Innovations and Reform: Home

Resources available for research in curriculum studies, innovations, and reform.

Summon search box

Search journal articles, books, dissertations, ERIC documents, and other online resources using Summon on the Libraries homepage

Results are listed by relevance so make use of Publication Date limiter, along with Content type and Subject limiters to reduce number of results.  Note the 'Cited by' feature for journal articles included in Web of Science Social Sciences Citation Index to lead you to more recent articles.

Library's home page

From UNC Libraries home page,, you can access

  • Services in left column to request items not available at UNC or through Prospector; on-campus students use 'Borrow from other libraries/ILL' while off campus students use 'For Distance/Off Campus students'
  • Journal articles on a particular topic through education indexes on the Summon tab, Databases by Subject
  • Electronic reference sources, dictionaries and encyclopedias, through the Summon tab, Starting Places
  • Links to full text for a specific journal through the Journal Title tab
  • E-book content through the online catalog from the Books & More tab
  • Help using specific resources, through Research Guides, found on Summon and Books & More tabs
  • Electronic reserve material from the Reserves tab
  • Ask a librarian via e-mail, chat or phone through the link in the right column

Sources about Tests

Check the Articles & More tab in the 'Resources by Subject' area under Resource types: Tests for more resources.

Searching for books, media, and government publications

Request books through Prospector as a public library patron.  Use the Books & More tab to search UNC Libraries' catalog for e-books using the Format limiter.

Searching for dissertations and theses

  Help citing the resources found

Save, collect, and organize references of resources used in research.  Select style to format references for footnotes or a bibliography.

Statistical sources

On the Search All tab, click on Databases by Subject to locate Resource Types:  Statistics for more links.

Sources for journal article writing

Journal Publication guide provides information on author's rights, journal directories, journal ranking, citation analysis, and core journal lists.


Bette Rathe
Michener Library

Main floor office 108

University of Northern Colorado

Greeley CO 80639

Phone: (970) 351-1531

Finding Video

To locate examples of classroom teaching and other educational documentaries, take a look at Education in Video and Classroom Management Plus.

On the Books & More tab, search the library catalog for video content by entering your topic and limiting the format to:

       DVD Recording - DVDs located on 2nd floor of Michener Library

       Other video - VHS videocasettes located on 2nd floor of Michener Library

       Streaming media - online streaming video