Educational anthropology concerns itself with analysing cultural relations and social processes in educational contexts (or in an educational perspective). Through ethnographical studies, people’s perspectives, actions, and relations are analysed as they are shaped and reflected in everyday life and outside institutions.
ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center)
The most comprehensive educational, teaching and pedagogical database in the world with references to journal articles, books, conference papers, etc., in all disciplines of pedagogy and other pedagogically related literature
Sociological Abstracts, and its companion file Social Services Abstracts, cover the international literature of sociology, social work, and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences. It provides abstracting and indexing of articles and book reviews drawn from thousands of serials publications, plus books, book chapters, dissertations, conference papers, and working papers. Coverage: 1952 – current.
Fennica - The National Bibliography of Finland
General Finnish Ontology (YSO)
Trilingual ontology consisting mainly of general concepts. YSO is based on General Finnish Thesaurus (YSA) and General Finnish Thesaurus in Swedish
Ministry of Education and Culture (Finland)
Leitir.is is a discovery portal for libraries and art-, cultural- and photographic- collections. It provides information on books, journals and articles, e-books, audio books, music, photographs, theses, visual materials, archeological finds and objects.
Cristin – Current Research Information System in Norway
The Norwegian parallel to The Danish Research Database.
Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research and Education (NIFU) is an independent social science research institute, organized as a non-profit foundation. NIFU aims to be a leading European research organization for studies of innovation, research and education at all levels.
Norwegian research publications: Articles, dissertations, books, research reports, theses.
Articles in Norwegian and Nordic journals
Here you are allowed to search in the Norwegian academic libraries' resources, books, articles, journals, and electronic resources etc.
DiVA portal is a finding tool for research publications and student theses produced at 49 universities and research institutions.
LIBRIS, The National Library of Sweden LIBRIS is the joint catalogue of the Swedish academic and research libraries with Swedish literature dating back to the 17th century: books, journals, articles, notes, maps, electronic material etc.
The Swedish parallel to The Danish Research Database: Swepub makes it possible to search among articles, conference papers, dissertations etc. published at Swedish universities and authorities. Use Swepub for an overview of what is published in your research area, to get titles in full text, abstracts and citations.
ECEC-NB gathers quality-assured Scandinavian research on 0-6 year-old children in early childhood education and care. It is short for The Nordic Base of Early Childhood Education and Care.This database is e.g. for students, researchers, professionals within pedagogy and educational managers. The database is updated annually and now contains quality-assured research from 2006-2017.
The IOE UK Digital Education Repository Archive (DERA) is a digital archive of documents published electronically by government and other relevant bodies in the areas of education, training, children and families.
works to strengthen value creation and growth by improving the evidence base for the design and prioritization of early learning of, education, research and innovation.
DEA is an independent, non profit think tank.
DART-Europe is a partnership of research libraries and library consortia who are working together to improve global access to European research theses. DART-Europe is endorsed by LIBER (Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche), and it is the European Working Group of the Networked Digital Library of Theses and Dissertations.