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Welcome to the UMass Education Research Guide!

Please contact Education Librarian Jennifer Friedman for help with homework assignments, thesis or dissertation preparation, special projects or any questions about using the UMass Amherst Libraries. Appointments can be scheduled for research consultations, reference questions, or assignment assistance. Please email the librarian to request an appointment. For instant service, please visit our Ask Us page.

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L Education (General)

LA History of Education

LB Theory and practice of education

LC Special aspects of education

LD Individual Institutions - United States

LE Individual Institutions - America (except United States)

LF Individual Institutions – Europe

LG Individual Institutions - Asia, Africa, Indian Ocean Islands, Australia,

LH College and school magazines and papers

LJ Student fraternities, United States

LT Textbooks