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Ed.D Research Resources

Links to scholarly articles, books, dissertations, statistics, policy, etc.

Literature Review

Here are some good resources for developing your Literature Review:

Harvard Graduate School of Education - The Literature Review: A Research Journey

Excellent online guide that introduces the basics of conducting a literature review in the social sciences, with a focus on education.

Literature Reviews -- Beware the List

Blog post on writing literature reviews from Pat Thomson, Professor of Education in the School of Education, The University of Nottingham.

Beginning the literature review -- The art of scan reading

Part of a blog post series on literature reviews from Pat Thomson.

Beginning the literature review -- Taking notes

Part of a blog post series on literature reviews from Pat Thomson.

Source: University of West Florida Libraries




SJSU Office of Graduate Studies and Research

Office of Graduate and Undergraduate Studies  links to guidelines and policies for advanced degrees. 

Writing the Dissertation