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RS600: Introduction to Research

Evidence-Based Practice in Education

"... Evidence-based refers to any concept or strategy that is derived from or informed by objective evidence—most commonly, educational research or metrics of school, teacher, and student performance."

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About This Guide

This guide to Education Research highlights scholarly sources available through Boston University Libraries, as well as some freely available material.

  • For tips on the research process, see:
    Evaluating Sources | Background & News | Get More Help
  • ​For lists of suggested resources, see:
    Find Articles | Key Journals | Data Sources | Find Books | Websites

Your comments and questions are always welcome. Please feel free to recommend print and online additions.

What is Mixed Methods Research?

Course Reserves

Also check our Pickering Library Course Reserves - your section of RS600 could be represented there, with resources specifically geared for your group!


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Dan Benedetti
Education Librarian and Head of Pickering Library

Featured Books

Research Design: Qualitative, Quantitative, and Mixed Methods Approaches