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STEM Education Books @ UCSD
We have an extensive collection of books (online and print) that cover math and science education.
Keyword searching is a great way to begin looking for books on a new topic. When you find a title that look promising, check the book's catalog record to see the assigned subject headings; these might point to other books you can use. A good starting place for subject browsing is science--study and teaching (or replace science with mathematics, chemistry, etc.)
Publisher collections that are strong with math and science education books. You can browse the titles or search full text of the books (and journal articles if available).
Springer Education Ebooks
An extensive collection of science education ebooks published by Springer. You can see just the ebooks we license by unchecking "Include Preview-only Content." You can also browse the Math Education
National Academies Press Ebooks
Another extensive collection of education ebooks with a strong focus in science and math education. The books are free, but registration may be required to download them.
Sage Research Methods
Books, reference works and journal articles from across the social sciences research methods, including a large collection of qualitative methods books. Covers every aspect of research skills training and can help researchers at all levels through every step of the research process, from coming up with a research question, doing a literature review, planning a project, collecting and analyzing data, and writing up a report, dissertation or thesis.
Taylor & Francis Ebooks
Routledge education ebooks from 2016 to date. For older books, check Roger to see if we have in print or through another ebook platform.
American Chemical Society Symposium Series
Published symposia from ACS Division of Chemical Education programs.
Encyclopedias and Handbooks
You can find more encyclopedias in the Library catalog, and as well as additional math or science-specific encyclopedias on the subject guides
Encyclopedia of Science Education
Covers the range of methodologies, perspectives, foci, and cultures of science education
Handbook of Research on Science Education
Overviews of key topics in science education. Sections: Science learning; Culture, gender, society and science learning; Science teaching; Curriculum and assessment in science; Science teacher education.
Science Education: A Global Perspective
Current developments in science education and their implications, from various national and international perspectives.
Second International Handbook of Science Education
Reviews of research in science education, with an international focus.
International Encyclopedia of the Social & Behavioral Sciences
Articles on education include: science education, mathematics education, classroom assessment, cognitive development, learning styles, educational learning theory. Also sections with articles covering psychology and cognitive neuroscience topics.
Encyclopedia of Mathematics Education
Covers all aspects of mathematics education through 500+ articles, from short descriptions to in-depth pieces.
International Encyclopedia of Education
Review articles on education topics, including assessment, learning and cognition, and technology.
Encyclopedia of Diversity in Education
Encyclopedia focusing on education diversity topics.