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Qualitative Research

Find out more about qualitative research and how to locate examples of qualitative research.

Finding ethnography

Using journal article indexes to find qualitative research articles

On the Search All tab, click on Databases A to Z and then the appropriate letter for the desired journal article index.  All other journal article indexes have no direct means of locating qualitative research articles other than to include the terms "qualitative research" or "qualitative study" as a Keyword search or as an Abstract search.


Finding teacher research

In addition to "teacher research", other terms used are "action research" and "practitioner research".  For help with teacher research, see Educator Action Research Support or Teacher Action Research.  Search the abstract of journal articles for these terms in ERIC, Education Source, and ProQuest Education Journals.  Also try searching these education specific action research journals: