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Education & Child Study

This guide will help you find resources in education and child study.


Ruby Bridges - Frantz Elementary School - Louisiana

Photograph of Ruby Bridges, the first African American to attend William Frantz Elementary School, a formerly all-white school in Louisiana. Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.


This guide includes major databases to help you find what you need.
Use the tabs to find background, articles, books, etc.

A quick note about the categories:

  • Background Information includes encyclopedias, dictionaries, biographical sources, statistics & data, and other kinds of information that will give you an overview or context.
  • Class Guides provide deeper coverage of specific subject resources.



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