"How to Search the ERIC Database"
University of Redlands Armacost Library Off-Campus Services How to Search ERIC 1. Begin at the library home page: www.redlands.edu/library.xml 2. Choose Databases by Title 3. Choose ERIC and click on the FirstSearch link. 4. Type in myRedlandsID and myRedlands password. 5. You will go directly to the ERIC database. *Search by KEYWORD (broad search) or DESCRIPTOR (narrow search). *Select SUBJECT in the upper left of the screen to search ERIC’s subject terms. Use EXPAND to locate descriptor terms. 6. In the results list, the icons indicate if the article is available in full text or if it is available in the Armacost Library. If the article accession number begins with EJ, it is a journal article. If the accession number begins with ED, it is an ERIC document. Lua Gregory Off-Campus Services Librarian (909) 748-8083 firstname.lastname@example.org