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Overview of Educational Technology

Technology Tools for Elementary Education

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.

Sources about Tests

Use the Search All tab and Databases by Subject to locate Resource Types: Tests for more resources

Statistical sources

Use the Search All tab and Databases by Subject to located Resource Types:  Statistics for more resources.

Searching for books, media, and government publications

Use the Books & More tab to search UNC Libraries' catalog or other libraries catalog.  The Classic Catalog 'Advanced Search' permits combining of terms with Boolean operators and limits by location, material type, language, year and publisher.

Searching for dissertations and theses

Use the Search All tab and Databases by Subject to locate Resource Types:  Dissertations and Theses

Interlibrary loan

Free service that provides journal articles, books, and dissertations that are not available in UNC Libraries and through Prospector.

Reference sources

The following resources are available in the Michener Library Reference Collection on first floor:

Distance Education:  Definition & Glossary of Terms - LC 5800 .S35 2010

Encyclopedia of Information Technology Curriculum Integration - LB 1028.3.E63 2008 v.1-2

Online and Distance Learning - LC5805.O55 2008 v. 1-6


Sources of online teaching resources

Digital Textbooks

The FCC and U. S. Department of Education have developed Digital Textbook Playbook to encourage collaboration, accelerate the development of digital textbooks and improve the quality and penetration of digital learning in K-12 public education.