Education Index Retrospective: 1929-1983

Education Index Retrospective: 1929 -1983 is an archive index chronicling over a half a century of important education literature. Covering all levels of education and education specialties, it indexes hundreds of publications, many of them peer-reviewed. 

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At a Glance

Subject Area: Education
Ideal For: Academic Libraries

Title List:
Coverage: Excel | HTML

Content Includes:

  • Indexing of more than 800 periodicals, many peer-reviewed
  • Citations for more than 850,000 articles, including book reviews

Subjects Include:

  • Adult education
  • Arts
  • Athletics
  • Computers in education
  • Continuing education
  • Distance education
  • Elementary education
  • Government funding
  • Higher education
  • Language arts
  • Library science
  • Literacy standards
  • Multicultural/Ethnic education
  • Preschool education
  • Religious education
  • School administration
  • Science and mathematics
  • Social studies

Historical Subject Headings

Education Index Retrospective covers societal trends affecting education, including segregation, multiculturalism, feminism, economic developments and more. It contains both historical and updated subject headings, ensuring that researchers using either old or new search terms will obtain all the information on that subject. Original subject headings offer insight into how the topics were once framed.