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Education Research Guide

Ways to Find Books

  1. Local: Search the Library Catalog to find books, e-books, videos, audio, and other materials in our collection. For information on how to search the catalog view the How to Use the Catalog or How to Find e-books video tutorials.

  2. Regional: Search Connect NY a consortium of academic libraries in New York. You need a current Le Moyne ID card to initiate a request for a book.

  3. National: Use an Interlibrary Loan form to obtain books not found in Le Moyne's catalog or in Connect NY.

  4. Global: Search Worldcat to see what libraries in our region, and beyond, have a copy of the book. It is sometimes possible for you to pick up the book at a nearby library.

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Connect NY Catalog

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Description and Location of Education Materials

The library has various types of education related materials which are housed in different locations. The following outlines the types of materials we have and where they are located.

Youth Literature

  • Type of material

    • This section contains fiction books designed for children and young adults.

  • Location

    • This section is located on the second floor of the library across from the periodical stacks section. See the library floor plan for more assistance.

Teaching Materials

  • Type of material
    • This section contains educational materials that teachers can use in the classroom to support student learning.
  • Location
    • This section is located on the second floor of the library across from the oversize section. See the library floor plan for more assistance.

Kits

  • Type of material

    • This section contains materials such as books and other educational related objects such as games, tools and workbooks packaged together in kits. These kits are designed for teachers and other educators to use in the classroom to support student learning.

  • Location

    • This section is located on the second floor of the library next to the oversize section. PSee the library floor plan for more assistance.

Education Tests

  • Type of material

    • This section contains standardized tests used to assess student's abilities.

  • Location

    • These tests are located on the first floor of the library at the Library Services Desk. See the library floor plan for more assistance.

  • Special rules

    • The tests are available only to students in education or psychology assessment courses.

    • Tests are available for in-library use only and may be checked out for 2-hour use (renewable).

  • Additional information

L's

  • Type of material
    • Under the Library of Congress classification system, materials whose call numbers start with L have to do with the topic of education. While books about education may be located in other sections as well, depending on the focus area, the majority of education related books will be housed in this area.
  • Location
    • The L's are located within the Library's bookstacks collection. They are located on the second floor of the library within the HT - PL section. See the library floor plan for more assistance.
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