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Durham University

University Library


Durham University Library has a range of printed and online material for students who are studying Education. Leazes Road Library,located within the School of Education, has the specialised collections for the subject. If you need any help with finding or using resources in the library or online, please get in touch with your Academic Liaison Librarian who will be happy to help. You can also view our finding information pages.

Education in Video provides a large and rich online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. Upon completion, the collection will contain more than 3,000 video titles totaling 1,300 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.

Information skills

  • Includes useful tips, workbooks and online tutorials to help you to locate and use both print and online information resources.
  • Slides from L1 session Literature searching, Michaelmas term 2018.

The Education Guide gives details of online and key printed resources at the Leazes Road Library:

For further information about resources specifically for your subject please see the list below:


If you are studying Education with another subject please consult our subject web pages to identify key resources in your second subject.

Your Faculty Librarian