ERIC (via ProQuest)


The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature. ERIC provides ready access to education literature to augment American education by increasing and facilitating the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research. ERIC provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs.

Subject coverage

  • Adult, career and vocational education
  • Counseling
  • Elementary and early childhood education
  • Education management
  • Higher education
  • Junior colleges
  • Music
  • Second-language learning
  • Special education
  • Teacher education
  • Tests, measurement and evaluation
Coverage Dates: 
1966 - present; updated monthly