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Professional Seminar in Teaching

This research guide is intended to help students enrolled in the Professional Seminar in Teaching find resources in literature, education, and related fields.

Databases for Literary Research

Databses for Education Research

Databases for Research in Related Fields

Databases for Multidisciplinary Research

Finding Books

QuickSearch is the best place to start your search for books, and you can also use it to search for articles. You can limit your results to just books by clicking on "Books" (under "Resource Type."

Below you will find a video that walks you through how to use QuickSearch to find a book on a specific topic.


Refworks is a research and citation manager that makes it easy to save and organize references. Refworkscan help you do the following:

  • Save references from major online databases and QuickSearch, the Rutgers library catalog
  • Access your references and documents from any computer or mobile device
  • Organize, highlight, and annotate your documents
  • Add citations and footnotes to your research paper from references in your RefWorks library
  • Automatically create a bibliography or works cited in any citation style

Click here to sign up for a Refworks account.


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