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Education Resources: Find Books

A guide to resources for B.Ed teacher candidates

Searching the Tyndale library collections

You can now use WorldCat to search for Education-related materials at the Tyndale library. To do so, try the following steps:
  1. Go to  the Tyndale library website: 
  2. Click on the word "Catalogue" on the left hand side
  3. Enter your topic (i.e. "Instructional Strategies") in the search box 
  4. Sort by 'Library' to bring up Tyndale holdings first, or click on Tyndale University to do the same thing.

You can also refine your search by narrowing it down to one of the following:

  • Format
  • Content Type
  • Publication Year
  • Author/Creator
  • Subject
  • Databases
  • Language and Audience

Locating the book

When you locate an item using WorldCat please make note of the following details that will help you find the item:

  • Library call number
  • Location (i.e. Main Library; ABBA Resource Centre; etc.)
  • Availability ("available" or "not available")

If you still cannot locate the resource you may:

  • Ask for help at the Circulation Desk
  • Apply for an Interlibrary loan
  • Locate the book at another library


Electronic books (E-books) are digital collections that contain digital full-text versions of books such as reference works, scholarly monographs and literature.The following is a list of high quality online resources for e-books. You may use WorldCat to find ebooks or search these individuals resources below.

Library of Congress Classification for Education

L General Education
LA History of Education
LB Theory & Practice
of Education
LC Special Aspects of Education
LC (65-245) Social Aspects of
LC (251-951)
Moral & Religious Aspects
of Education
LC (980-1099.5) Types of Education
LC (1200-1203) Inclusive Education
LC (1390-5160.3) Education of special classes
of people (i.e. boys, girls, etc.)
LC (5161-5163) Fundamental Education
LC (5201-6660.4) Continuing Education
LD - LG Individual Institutions

PN-PT Literature
PZ Children's Literature