Education 104 ~ Cultural Foundations of Education
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Sample Library of Congress Subject Headings:
Educational law and legislation--Illinois.
Educational law and legislation--Illinois--Chicago
Educational law and legislation--United States--Cases
Educational law and legislation--United States--Congresses
Dewey, John 1859-1952
Selected Reference Resources available on the main floor of the library or online:
Gale Virtual Reference Library includes online editions of: Encyclopedia of Education, Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law, West's Encyclopedia of American Law, American Law Yearbook
Education Law R 347.3047 I32e
The Encyclopedia of Education R 370.3 E56g (8 vols.)
Gale Encyclopedia of Everyday Law R 349.73G151 (2 vols.)
Great American Court Cases R 349.73 G786 (4 vols.) or online
The Guide to American Law R 348.736 G936 multiple volumes
Landmark Decisions of the United States Supreme Court R 347. 7326F499L
Illustrated Great Decisions of the Supreme Court R 347.7326M457i
West's Encyclopedia of American Law R 348.7303 W516 1998 (12 vols.) and American Law Yearbook R 348.7305 A512Ly (1999-2007)
The Americans with Disabilities Act R 346.73013 A512 v.1
Regulations, Litigation and Dispute Resolution Under the Americans with Disabilities Act R 346.730159 P264r 1996
Mastering Diversity R 346.730159 W225m
The School Code of Illinois R 344.77307 I29s
Selected Circulating Books from our collection
The Civil Rights of Teachers 344.73078 F529c
The Rights of Teachers 344.73078R896r 1983
Special Education Law 344.73079l G618s
Surviving As A Teacher:The Legal Dimension 344.73078 H333s
Teachers and the Law 344.73078 F529t 1987
Sexual Harrassment in American Secondary Schools 344.730798 L427s
The Internet and the First Amendment:Schools and Sexually Explicit Expression 344.730793 C357i
Free Appropriate Public Education:The Law and Children with Disabilities 344.730791 T942f 1996
Religion, Education and the Supreme Court R344.730796 W295r
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Professional Development Collection
Designed for professional educators, provides full text of articles from nearly 550 journals, many of which are peer-reviewed.
WebFeat Links This is a federated search engine where you can choose both Education and Government categories to search a variety of databases all at once.
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- Search for the journal title in our Alphabetical List of Journals and Magazines
- Search for the journal title in I-Share and find that we own it in paper and find it located on our lower level arranged alphabetically by journal title
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Using the Internet for Research
- The Writing Center ~ University of Wisconsin Madision
- APA Guide to Library Research in Psychology
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Updated September, 2008
Donna Goodwyn, Head of Reference, Associate Librarian