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EDU 331 Race and Equity in Education: General Resources


Sample Library of Congress Subject Headings:

  • Minorities--Education--United States--History.
  • Race awareness.
  • Affirmative action programs--Law and legislation--United States.
  • Discrimination in education--Law and legislation--United States.
  • Emigration and immigration law
  • Immigrants Civil rights
  • Educational law and legislation--United States--Cases


APA style was developed by the American Psychological Association. The social sciences often use APA style for documenting sources.

Online Reference Sources

In the Gale Virtual Reference Library, look particularly for entries in these e-books:

  • Encyclopedia of Contemporary American Social Issues
  • Encyclopedia of Education
  • Encyclopedia of Race and Racism
  • Immigration and Multiculturalism: Essential Primary Sources
  • International Encyclopedia of the Social Sciences
  • Minorities: Race and Ethnicity in America

In Credo, look specifically for entries in these e-books:

  • Encyclopedia of African American Education
  • Encyclopedia of Bilingual Education
  • Encyclopedia of Special Education
  • Encyclopedia of the Social and Cultural Foundations in Education
  • Key Concepts in Education
  • Praeger Handbook of Latino Education in the U.S.

Library Databases