Distance learning support
For quick access to high quality information for your assignments, try the links on these pages.
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For most assignments, our Discovery Service will give you enough sources to work with.
Sometimes you may want to try specific databases or journals - perhaps your lecturer has recommended particular names as a good way of finding articles. This section lists key sources for Education.
• Children & Society
fully searchable in EBSCO Discovery
This international, interdisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal publishes research and debate on all aspects of childhood and policies and services for children and young people
• Journal of Early Adolescence
This peer-reviewed journal offers major theoretical papers, state-of-the-art papers and current research covering young people aged 10 to 14.
• Journal of Youth and Adolescence
This peer-reviewed journal publishes quantitative analyses, theoretical papers, and comprehensive review articles on youth and adolescence
• Journal of Youth Studies
A highly regarded, international, peer-reviewed journal which focuses on young people within a range of contexts, such as education, the labour market and the family, and highlights key research themes such as the construction of identity, the use of leisure time, involvement in crime, consumption and political behaviour.
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