ERIC (Documents on Microfiche)
Location: Microfiche Cabinets 6-16
The ERIC (Documents on Microfiche) is a microfiche collection
issued by the Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC) which selects,
indexes and abstracts documents and reports dealing with education and
educational research. Pickler Memorial Library's collection
of ERIC microfiche covers
the years 1953-2001 (numbers ED 000001 - ED 455358).
How to search the
collection: The microfiche are arranged consecutively by a
six-digit ED (ERIC Document) number (for example, ED 123678) in the
microfiche cabinets 6 - 16 in the Microforms Room. They are indexed in
All ERIC citations have an accession number, divided into ED and EJ numbers.
a) ED numbers refer to ‘documents’, which means all publications except journals
ie. books, conference papers, theses, etc.
b) EJ numbers refer to journal articles. Journal articles are not
available on microfiche.
ERIC documents are freely available full text from the
Eric Documents Online database from 1993
onwards. There is also back-up microfiche of the documents for the years 1993 to
2001. Patrons can print out paper copies from the microfiche using the library's
To link to an ERIC document that is online, use the following URL
and change the ED number at the end to the one you need:
(Educational Resources Information Center), 1966+
On the Web through
On the Web through
Educator's Reference Desk
(formerly AskERIC). Free to the public.
ERIC is a comprehensive database containing abstracts of journal
articles, reports, curriculum guides, conference proceedings, etc.
It covers all areas of education at all age and grade levels.
ERIC Documents 1993+ are available online through
Eric Documents Online database.
Documents before 1993 are on microfiche. The library's
microfiche subscription ended with ED455358.
here to show journal list covered in ERIC.
For more information about this subject in our Library Catalog, check out
Time Period: 20th Century
Subject keywords: Education
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