Teacher Education

Information and resources related to education research.

Call Numbers

Want to browse the shelves? Here are the Library of Congress call numbers for Education:

L     Education (General)

LA   History of education

LB    Theory and practice of education

LC   Special aspects of education

LD   Individual institutions - United States

LE   Individual institutions - America (except United States)

LF   Individual institutions - Europe

LG   Individual institutions - Asia, Africa, Indian Ocean islands, Australia, New Zealand, Pacific islands

LH   College and school magazines and papers

LJ   Student fraternities and societies, United States

LT   Textbooks

Suggested Search Terms

Classroom Management
Distance Learning
Early Childhood
Home Schooling
Human Development
Lesson Planning
Special Education
Teaching Methods

More Options for Print Books

Books at Spiva Library are filed by the Library of Congress Classification System.   To determine the Library of Congress call number of a specific book one must search the Spiva Library Catalog.  A Spiva Library catalog search widget is provided below.  

Google Books

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Google Book Search

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Electronic Books

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