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Resources for education research

Library of Congress Classifications

Most education books are classified in the L section, which is located on the fourth floor of Strozier Library.  Some books are classified in other subject areas and may be located elsewhere in Strozier or in other libraries on campus.  Government documents, micromaterials, media, and reference books) are located on the ground floor.

  • L --- Education (General)
  • LA --- History of Education
  • LB --- Theory and Practice of Education
  • LC --- Special Aspects of Education
  • LD --- Individual Institutions: United States

Finding Books

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Books about education can be found by searching the online FSU Library Catalog. A basic search gives the options to search by keyword, title, author, subject, ISBN, or call number. An advanced search allows you to search by a combination of these fields and limit by format, language, location, and date.


Finding Dissertations

Interlibrary Loan

Request books not available at FSU or other local libraries through Interlibrary Loan.  Distance students should use Interlibrary Loan to request books in the FSU Libraries as well as those in other libraries.

Google Books

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