eBooks, audiobooks, and videosChildrens Book and Media AwardsYoung Adult Book and Media AwardsNew BooksSELECT NookMCBA 2014-2015 Master ListMCBA Master List 2016-2017MCBA 2016
PeriodicalsScholarly/Peer-Reviewed Articles
C.A.G.S. in Education - Action Research Reports, 2009-08Action Research Reports, 2007-2006
Subjects: Math & Science; ReadingSubjects: Social Studies; Special Ed.
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A guide to a select list of library (and other) resources in print and electronic form in education.
Last Updated: May 17, 2017 URL: http://libguides.salemstate.edu/education_resources Print Guide RSS UpdatesEmail Alerts

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Library Resources for Education


Frederick E. Berry Library and Learning Commons at Salem State University


The Frederick E. Berry Library and Learning Commons at Salem State University is located on North Campus.

Hours are: M - Th: 7:45 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.; Friday: 7:45 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Sat: 11 a.m. - 7 p.m.; Sun: 12 p.m. -2 p.m. Please see the library's homepage for variations during summers and holidays. Go to http://www.salemstate.edu/library and click on Hours (middle frame, lower left, under About the Library).

The ClipperCard serves as the library card for faculty, students, staff, and administrators. Your ClipperCard enables you to check out and in materials and request items from Interlibrary Loan.

A current, valid SSU email user name and password provides remote (off-campus) access to the  electronic resources including Education databases. For information on email, please visit IT's page on Accounts and Passwords: https://www.salemstate.edu/academics/library/services/campus-access-databases

Public services at the library on Level 1

Circulation: provides basic service for all hours of library operation; check out and in materials, including items on reserve and Interlibrary Loans. Circulation provides a delivery service for items that the online catalog identifies as being in storage.

Interlibrary Loan: obtains items for SSU patrons not owned by SSU Library. Link to book and journal request forms available from SSU Library's home page.

Reference: assists patrons with selecting, locating and utilizing library information resources



Jason Soohoo, Education Instruction and Research Librarian, is responsible for this LibGuide.

Jason thanks Rukmal Ryder for her assistance with maintaining and updating the guide.


Education Resources, Overview

Education Resources, Collections and Services

Electronic databases for Education and related disciplines are available 24/7 from the library's homepage: http://www.salemstate.edu/library

How to get there: Go to the library's homepage. Click on Find Books and More, under Research, middle section.  Click on Databases. Scroll down and find the Social Sciences area. Click on Social Sciences. Select a database and click on its title. When off-campus, you will get a prompt for your  SSU email user name and password.

SSU Library provides access to 1,780+ online Education journals, many in full text.

To browse Education periodicals online, go to the Periodicals/E-books Directory from the home page. Select Social Sciences subject area. Education is located in Social Sciences area, and sub-divided by: General; Theory and Practice of Education, etc. You may search by the title of a journal. To search for articles on a particular topic in several Education publications, search an online database.

Internet Resources and Websites

Please see separate pages on this LibGuide for online links to curriculum frameworks by state; school handbooks; test sites; and, suggestions for lesson plans.

Websites are arranged there by a variety of topic. Sites are checked regularly for currency of addresses and accuracy of content. Please see also separate page in this LibGuide.

Print Education Resources and Collections at SSU Library, North Campus

  • Education reference resources are integrated into the main reference collection, main floor.
  • Books in the main Education (Library of Congress L classifications) collection are housed on Level 3
  • Books from the main Education Resource Area are shelved as a unit on Level 2.
  • SELECT books are housed in the Education Resource Area on Level 2, along with leveled readers.
  • Big books are shelved in the Education Resource Area.
  • 30+ current print periodicals relating to Education are shelved in the Education Resource Area. Other current print periodicals on Level 1.


History of Education Collection

History of Education collections are shelved in the College Archives and include: old textbooks, children's books, and periodicals; regional school records; primary source documents on Salem Normal School and Salem Teachers College. The Archives are located the Ground Level of the library. Please CONTACT Susan Edwards, University Archivist, for more information or to make an appointment: sedwards@salemstate.edu 978-542-6781; 978-542-7257




Jason Soohoo, Education Subject Specialist Librarian, conducts formal instruction for classes by faculty request, and provides library patrons with personal assistance with research. E-mail: jsoohoo@salemstate.edu

Telephone: 978-542-6967 Office: Library, 220





National and State News

Massachusetts Department of Higher Education


Link to recent stories about higher education in Massachusetts, including current initiatives such as the Vision Project.

 Link in Mass DOE site to calendar of events for current month: http://www.doe.mass.edu/events.aspx



Education Resource Librarian

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Frederick E. Berry Library and Learning Commons
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Circulation Desk: 978-542-6230

Reference Desk: 978-542-6766

Interlibrary Loan: 978-542-6501


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