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Cindy Strong

Education

Cindy Strong is the liaison librarian for the School of Education. 

Office:    #127 Main floor of the library

Phone:   206-281-2074

Email:    clstrong@spu.edu

New Subject Guides
USEM 1000 Hudson

APA article tutorial less than 2 minutes
APA article with DOI (digital object identifier) less that 2 minutes
APA article from the web less than 2 minutes
APA book less than 2 minutes

APA sample  title page and References list 

Finding Full Text   --lists the steps to take to locate full text copies of journal articles.

PsycINFO Classification Codes --list of Classification Codes to use for focused searching in particular areas such as Educational Leadership, Education Psychology, Special Education, Gifted and Talented, Curriculum & Program Teaching Methods, etc.

Screencasts on how to use Education resources
Information Literacy Orientation Screencast I

  • Overview of library resources
  • Curriculum Collection
  • How to search for books using subject terms
  • Education databases
  • The Education Subject Guides page
  • Google Scholar searching
  • Searching databases using keywords and subject terms (finding a "pearl of an article")

Information Literacy Orientation Screencast II

  • Finding full text
  • Interlibrary loan

Education Resources

3-D Play Therapy Collection WORD document outlining the steps to search SPU's 3-D/Bibliotheraphy Collection (puppets, toys, games) which is part of the Curriculum Collection on the 3rd floor of the library.
Bibliotheraphy  WORD document outlining the steps to search for books in the SPU Collection coded for bibliotherapy using ASCA Classification terms.
Curriculum Collection WORD document outlining the steps to search SPU's Curriculum Collection, which is housed on the 3rd floor of the library.
Juvenile Collection WORD document outlining the steps to search SPU's Juvenile Collection, which is housed on the 3rd floor of the library.
Test File  WORD document outlining the steps to search SPU's Test File. 

EDAD 6589 Dr. Bond Current Issues in Ed Leadership
PowerPoint 4.15.13
Database Search Steps
Finding Full Text
Common Core State Standards comparison with Standards for the 21st-Century Learner this American Association of School Librarians web page, provides tables showing how the how the AASL Standards for the 21st-Century Learner align with the Common Core State Standards.

Use the "Finding Full Text" document hyperlinked above to find the full text of the Ballard and Francis articles listed below.  Also, the March 1999 (83:605) issue of the NASSP Bulletin was devoted to Information Literacy and library programs. I recommend you look at the articles.

Ballard, S., & Fontichiaro, K.  (2010, Dec).  More than shushing and shelving.  Principal Leadership, 11(4), 50-54.

Francis, B. H., & Lance, K. C. (2011, July/Augst). The impact of librarya media specialists on students and how it is valued by administrators and teachers: Findings from the latest studies in Colorado and Idaho. TechTrends, 55(4), 63-69.

Johnson, D.  (2005, Jan/Feb). Getting the most from your school library media program.  National Association of Elementary School Principals, 84(3), 43-46.  Retrieved from http://www.naesp.org/resources/2/Principal/2005/J-Fp43.pdf

Patten, K.  (2002, July).  Save the librarians.  American School Board Journal, 189(7), 36-37.

EDCO 6670 Professor Cleveland
Finding full text
Curriculum Collection  

EDSP 3107 Dr. Preciado
Overview of Key Resources 
Database Searching Using Controlled Vocabulary

EDU 6120 Dr. Denton and Dr. Antilla
Overview of Key Resources 
Database search steps
Finding full text

EDU 6120 Dr. Fritzberg
PPT  
Overview of Key Resources
Database search steps
Finding full text

EDU 6895 Curriculum & Instruction Orientation
Information Literacy Orientation Screencast I
Information Literacy Orientation Screencast II
Overview of Resources
Database Search Steps
Post Graduate Resources

EDU 6975 Dr. Mvududu
Overview of Key Resources 
Finding full text 
Building Effective Keywords
Database Searching Using Controlled Vocabulary
Using Descriptors and Subject Headings

EDU 7101 Instructional Theory and Doctoral Students Dr. Ellis
Overview of key resources 
Subject Searching Steps 

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