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Sources of Reading Research

Enormous amounts of reading and literacy research is available from the U.S. Department of Education, journals, associations, and other entities. The following are suggestions and links to help you find what you need.

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Regional comprehensive centers

The U.S. Department of Education funds a system of organizations that provide technical assistance to the states in its region. Each organization’s website offers a wealth of information.

Education journals

The journals listed here publish articles and research related to reading.

Online databases

The following databases are rich sources of usually free reading research.

Other databases require university affiliation or allow individual access for a fee. These include: