The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database, sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education, provides access to more than 1 million abstracts of education-related documents and journal articles from 1966 to the present. In addition to journal articles from leading education journals, ERIC also contains conference proceedings, technical reports and research analyses, dissertations, teaching guides, instructional materials, books, and government documents.
When trying to choose a research topic, students often find it helpful to review current journals in the field. Below you will find links to electronic versions of peer reviewed journals. You can examine the table of contents of a few issue to determine the types of topics currently being discussed in the field of literacy education.