ERIC is the best education database for most education research topics. As a Western student, there are a few different possible ways to access ERIC. Each one has slightly different features, but indexes the same information sources. Hover you cursor over the links to read more about the pros and cons of each version.
Search Google Scholar for scholarly articles and books. You can see what item are in Western Libraries by setting Scholar Preference Library Links to Western Washington University.
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