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Educational Leadership, Learning, and Curriculum

[Subject Specific Resources]

Journal Titles

If you have a citation to an article, type the journal title into the library catalog to find out what years of the journal are available at PSU.



Find Journal Articles

In a library database


Search Books

  • To see books in other libraries, change the dropdown menu to Libraries Worldwide.  
  • Books not owned by PSU can be requested from another library through Interlibrary Loan (see information at right.) 

Some books in the library catalog are available as eBooks - look for the View Now link in the results list.   

To find more eBooks on Art topics, visit the eBook Academic Collection.  

Browse the Shelves

Many books on educational leadership, theory, and practice have call numbers starting with LB.  Some of the categories are listed below. Please ask at the Information Desk or the Reference Desk on the main level if you need help finding anything.

  • General: LB-5-45
  • Teaching (Principles and practice): LB1025-1050.75
  • Reading (General): LB1049.9-1050.75
  • Early childhood education: LB1139.2-1139.5
  • Kindergarten: LB1141-1489 
  • Primary education: LB1501-1547 
  • Elementary or public school education: LB1555-1602 
  • Secondary education. High schools: LB1603-1696.6 
  • Education and training of teachers and administrators: LB1705-2286 
  • Professional aspects of teaching and school administrators. Vocational guidance: LB1775-1785 
  • Teacher training in universities and colleges:  LB2165-2278 
  • Higher education: LB2300-2430 
  • Supervision and administration. Business management: LB2341-2341.95 
  • Curriculum: LB2361-2365 
  • Educational tests, measurements, evaluations and examinations: LB3050-3060.87  

Interlibrary Loan

If you need a book or article that PSU does not have you can request the article through Interlibrary Loan.  

This service is free to all PSU students, faculty, and staff.

  • Go to the Interlibrary Loan Page.
  • On the left side of the screen, under New Request choose the material type you want, then fill out the request form.
  • Articles are delivered to your interlibrary loan account in PDF format, usually in 2-5 business days.
  • Books are delivered to Lamson and can be picked up at the information desk in 1-2 weeks.

Other Citation Styles

EasyBib can help you create, manage, and save citations in a variety of citation styles.

Below are links to the style manuals for some other common citation styles.  

The Purdue OWL has great information on APA, MLA, and Chicago.

Newspaper Articles


Gary McCool