LAA 700

Latin American Library Resources

EDUCATION

Outline

  1. Guides and Handbooks
  2. Dictionaries and encyclopedias
  3. Directories of educational institutions
  4. Information on study programs
  5. Indexes
  6. Bibliographies on education in Latin America
  7. Finding facts about Latin American universties
  8. Information about education in particular countries--examples of publications
  9. Abstracts--Red Latinoamericana de Documentación en la Educación

revised 10/06

 

GUIDES AND HANDBOOKS

ARBA Guide to Education. Compiled and edited by Deborah J. Brewer. Littleton, Colo.: Libraries Unlimited, 1985.

(Z 5811 .A59 1985)

Berry, Dorothea M. A Bibliographic Guide to Educational Research. 3rd ed. Metuchen, N.J.: Scarecrow Press, 1990.

(Z 5811 .B39 1990)

O'Brien, Nancy P. Education : A Guide to Reference and Information Sources. 2nd ed. Englewood, Colo. : Libraries Unlimited, c2000.

(Z5811 .B89 2000)

Woodbury, Marda. A Guide to Sources of Educational Information. 2nd ed., completely revised. Arlington, Va.: Information Resources Press, 1982.

(Z 5811 .W65 1982 Reference)

 

DICTIONARIES AND ENCYCLOPEDIAS

Encyclopedia of Educational Research. Marvin C. Alkin, editor-in-chief. 6th ed. New York: Macmillan, 1992. 4 vols.

(LB 15 .E48 1992 Reference)

The International Encyclopedia of Education. Editors-in-chief, Torsten Husen, and T. Neville Postlethwaite. Oxford; New York: Pergamon Press, 1994. 12 vols.

(LB 15 .I569 1994 Reference)

International encyclopedia of educational technology. 2nd ed. Edited by Tjeerd Plomp and Donald Plomp, Tj. Oxford, UK ; Tarrytown, N.Y. : Pergamon, 1996.

(LB 1028.3 I567 1996 Reference)

International Encyclopedia of Higher Education. Asa S. Knowles, editor-in-chief. San Francisco: Joseey-Bass, 1977. 10 vols.

(LB 15 .I57 Reference)

International Encyclopedia of Learned Societies and Academies. Edited by Joseph C. Kiger. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1993.

(AS 8 .I637 1993)

International Handbook of Education Systems. Editors, J. Cameron, et al. Chicester, West Sussex; New York: Wiley, 1983- Vol. 3: Asia, Australasia, and Latin America

(LB 15 .I58 1983 Reference)

International higher education : an encyclopedia. Edited by Philip G. Altbach. New York: Garland Pub., 1991.

(LB 15 .I59 1991 Reference)

Page, G. Terry, and Thomas, J. B., with Marshall, A. R. International Dictionary of Education. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press, 1980.

(LB 15 .P34 1980)

World Education Encyclopedia. Edited by George Thomas Kurian. New York: Facts on File, 1988.

(LB 15 .W87 1988)

World education encyclopedia : a survey of educational systems worldwide / Rebecca Marlow- Ferguson, editor ; Chris Lopez, associate editor. 2nd ed. Detroit, MI : Gale Group, 2002. 3 vols.

(LB15 .W87 2002 Reference)

 

DIRECTORIES OF EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS

The Almanac of higher education. Edited by the editors of The Chronicle of higher education. Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1989-

(LA 226 .A45 1995)

American universities and colleges. Washington : American Council on Education, 1928- 2 vols.

(LA 226 .A65 Reference)

The College Blue Book. 30th ed. New York [etc.] Macmillan Information [etc.] 1923- 5 vols.

(LA 226 .C685 Reference)
(Vol. 5 Scholarships, Fellowships, Grants and Loans)

Directory of American scholars. Lancaster, Pa. : Science Press, 1942-

(LA 2311 .C32 Reference Desk)

Directory of college & university administrators. Lawrenceville, N.J. : Peterson's, Thomson Learning, c2001-

(L 901 .P47 Reference)

Directory of research grants. [Phoenix, Ariz., etc.] Oryx Press, 1975-

(LB 2338 .D57 2006 Reference)

4 year colleges. 36th ed. Princeton, N.J. : Peterson's, c1998-

(L 901 .P447 2006 Reference)
(2004 ed. Includes CD-ROM - Reserve)

Lovejoy's graduate programs in the humanities & social sciences. New York, NY : Macmillan, c1997.

(L901 .G723 1997 Reference)

International Association of Universities. World List of Universities = Liste mondiale des universites. Paris.

(L 900 .I57 Reference)

International Handbook of Universities. 16th ed. Paris: International Association of Universities, 1993-

(L 900 .I58 Reference Desk)
Current issue only

Peterson's graduate and professional programs, an overview. 37th ed. Princeton, N.J. : Peterson's, c1997- 6 vols.

(L 901 .P442 2005 Reference)

Who's who in American education. New Providence, NJ : Marquis Who'sWho, 19uu-1996.

(LA 2311 .W46 Reference)
(Electronic version available via KU Libraries’ online catalog)

The World of Learning. London: Allen & Unwin, 1947-

(AS 2 .W6 Reference Desk)
(Online version available via KU Libraries Website, See Information Gateway)

 

INFORMATION ON STUDY PROGRAMS

National Equivalence Information Center(Great Britain). International Guide to Qualifications in Education. 4th ed. London; New York: Mansell, 1996.

(LB 2376.6 .G7 I58 1996 Reference)

Study Abroad = Etudes a l'etranger = Estudios en el extranjero. Paris: Unesco, 1948- .

(LB 2338 .S86 Reference Desk)

Short-Term Study Abroad. New York: Institute of International Education. 1987-

(LB 2375 .S8 Reference)

 

INDEXES

Education Abstracts

ERIC - Educational Resources Information Center

Kraus Curriculum Development Library

PsycInfo

 

BIBLIOGRAPHIES ON EDUCATION IN LATIN AMERICA

Emery, Sarah Snell. Mexico's Rural Development and Education: A Select Bibliography. Monticello, Ill.: Vance Bibliographies, 1978. 33 p. (Public Administration Series. Bibliography, P-97)

(Z 7164 .C842 E47)

Altback, Philip G., Kelly, Gail P., and Kelly, David H. International Bibliography of Comparative Education. New York: Praeger, 1981. (Praeger Special Studies Series in Comparative Education)

(Z 5814 .C76 A46)

Benítez, Mario A., and Villarreal, Lupita G. Education of the Mexican American: A Selected Bibliography. Austin, Texas: Dissemination and Assessment Center for Bilingual Education; Rosslyn, Va.: National Clearinghouse for Bilingual Education, 1979.

(Z 5815 .U5 B45)

Castro de Salmerón, Alicia, Saucedo Lugo, Ma. Elena, and Alvarez de Pérez, Ma. Graciela. Bibliografía sobre educación superior en América Latina. México: Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, 1983.

(Z 5815 .L3 C38 1983)

Lauerhass, Ludwig, and Haugse, Vera Lúcia Oliveira de Araujo. Education in Latin America: A Bibliography. Los Angeles: UCLA Latin American Center Publications, University of California, Los Angeles; Boston: G. K. Hall, 1980. (Reference Series, v. 9)

(Z 5815 .L3 L46)

Paco, Delfina, and Siñani Catacora, Edgar. Una mirada a las reformas educativas de Bolivia y países latinoamericanos: bibliografía comentada (1953-1995). La Paz: Centro Boliviano de Investigación y Acción Educativas, Centro de Información y Documentación Educativa, 1997.

(Z 5815 .B5 P238 1997 LA551)

Parker, Franklin. American Dissertations on Foreign Education: A Bibliography with Abstracts. Troy, N.Y.: Whitston, 1971- 18 vols. Vol. 8: Mexico Vol. 9: South America Vol. 10: Central America, West Indies, Caribbean and General

(Z 5811 .P25)

Poston, Susan L. Nonformal Education in Latin America: An Annotated Bibliography. Los Angeles: UCLA Latin American Center Publications, University of California, Los Angeles, 1976. (Reference Series, v. 8)

(L 913 .P67)

Waggoner, Barbara Ashton, and Waggoner, George R. Universities of the Caribbean Region: Struggles to Democratize: An Annotated Bibliography. Boston, Mass.: G. K. Hall, 1986. (A Reference Publication in Latin American Studies)

(Z 5815 .C35 W34 1986)

 

FINDING FACTS ABOUT LATIN AMERICAN UNIVERSITIES

Censo universitario latinoamericano. México: Unión de Universidades de América Latina.

(L 913 .C45x)
KU has from 1966/1969 to 1983

Pierre Lemasson, Jean and Marta Chiappe. La investigación universitaria en América Latina. Colección Respuestas (Caracas, Venezuela) ; 7. Caracas, Venezuela : IESALC/UNESCO, 1999.

(Q180.L37 P54 1999 Anschutz Library)

 

INFORMATION ABOUT EDUCATION IN PARTICULAR COUNTRIES

 

EXAMPLES OF PUBLICATIONS

Estadística universitaria. Cuidad Universitaria "Rodrigo Facio": Universidad de Costa Rica, 1959-

(LE 11 .C692)

Educación universitaria en cifras. San Salvador: Ministerio de Educación, Dirección General de Educación Universitaria.

(LA 473 .E38)

Universidad de Costa Rica. Informe del rector. Cuidad Universitaria "Rodrigo Facio": La Universidad.

(LE 11 .C70 A3)

 

ABSTRACTS - RED LATINOAMERICANA DE DOCUMENTACION EN LA EDUCACION

Resúmenes analíticos en educación. Asunción, Paraguay: Centro Paraguayo de Estudios Sociológicos, 1981-

(LA 590 .R47)

Resúmenes analíticos en educación. San José, Costa Rica: Centro Multinacional de Investigación Educativa.

(LA 445 .R47)