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Research Guides

Eastern Washington University Libraries


This guide links to key Education resources including databases and statistics.

List of Resources for Reading Experts

Encyclopedic Resources

These are good places to find definitional information / broad overviews of concepts.

Find Articles

These article databases are good places to look up a particular expert, or find more information on a subject.

Biography Resources

Books that may help you find biographical information on your authors:

  • Beginning to Read: Thinking and Learning about Print by Marilyn Jager Adams.  JFK Upper Level LB1050 .A258 1990
  • Building a Knowledge Base in Reading by Jane Braunger and Jan Patricia Lewis.  JFK Upper Level LB1050 .B72 2005
  • Handbook of Reading Research by P Pearson; Rebecca Barr; Michael L Kamil; Peter Mosenthal.  2010 edition online:
  • Historical, theoretical, and sociological foundations of reading in the United States by Cobb and Kallus.  JFK Upper Level LB1050 .H575 2011
  • Reading Instruction in America by Barbara Peltzman.  JFK Upper Level LB1050 .P375 2015
  • Research into Practice: An overview of reading research for Washington State from OSPI.  JFK Upper Level LB 1050.6 .R47 1998

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