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Urban Education: (The Most Basic) Library Stuff: Quick (and reliable) Lookup

Why Encyclopedias?

Articles in scholarly encyclopedias usually present a good overview of the topic and identify the current issues, approaches, and scholarship relating to that topic.

Scholarly Encyclopedias

Encyclopedia of Bilingual Education
Over 300 signed entries on the history, policies, laws and court cases, instructional methods, and other topics relating to bilingual education.Rutgers-restricted access
Encyclopedia of Education
"Offers a complete view of the institutions, people, processes, roles, and philosophies in educational practice in the United States and throughout the world." Electronic version of the 8 volume 2nd (2003) edition.Rutgers-restricted access
Encyclopedia of Educational Psychology
Over 275 signed articles with bibliographies on all aspects of the field.Rutgers-restricted access