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Education Journals

Education Journals

There are many educational journals—ERIC and Education Source index over 2000 education and education-related journals.  Listed below are a few of the major journals you should know.  All are available online unless otherwise stated.  Look up the title in the Journals List to link to online issues or to find the call numbers and dates for older issues in the stacks or on microfilm.  If the library does not have the issue you are looking for, you can request articles through InterLibrary Loan.

Databases: Search for articles by Subject

Journals List: Look up a specific journal by title

General Education Journals

Phi Delta Kappan

Education Digest - Keep up with all the latest major educational research studies with these condensed articles.  Then you can look up the full report for those that really interest you.

Elementary Education - Ideas & Activities

Mailbox - Currently, Mailbox is only available online and only to individual subscribers.  The library has bound issues from 1997-2013.   Primary ed. (LB 1501 .M34);  Intermediate ed. (LB1501 .M35), and also various "best of", monthly, or holiday editions you can find by typing "Mailbox" in the library catalog.

Professional Journals by Discipline

Early Childhood

YC Young Children (NAEYC)


Art Education (NAEA)

English/Language Arts

Language Arts (NCTE Elem)

Voices from the Middle  (NCTE Middle school)

English Journal  (NCTE Secondary)


Teaching Children Mathematics  (NCTM Elementary) Currently only available in print.  Find current issues on 3rd floor south (QA141.15.T43).  Should be online in Fall 2018.

Mathematics Teacher (NCTM Secondary) Currently only available in print.  Find current issues on 3rd floor south (QA11.A1.M3). Should be online in Fall 2018 .


Reading Teacher  (ILA – Elementary)

Journal of Adolescent & Adult Literacy (ILA  Secondary)


Science & Children  (NSTA Elementary)

Science Scope  (NSTA Middle)

Science Teacher (NSTA Secondary)

Science Activities

Journal of Geoscience Education (NAGT)

 Social Studies

Social Studies & The Young Learner (NCSS Elementary)

Social Education  (NCSS Seconday)

 Special Education

Teaching Exceptional Children (CEC)