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Elementary Education : Welcome

Joyner Library Website Tour

Click for Guide on the Side

Guide on the Side is a tutorial that will appear on the left side of your internet browser. It will walk you around the Joyner Library homepage while the website is still active.

Library 101

For additional help with navigating Joyner Library, you may wish to also go through Library 101, which is an overview of the basics.

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Graduate 101

In order to learn advanced library skills, you will first need to throroughly go through the Graduate 101 library tutorial. Click here to get started:

Welcome to the Library!

Welcome to the Elementary Education Research Guide! 

Select the tabs above to access many of Joyner Library's resources. Many of these resources are available digitally, though some are only available in print.

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After reviewing this research guide, student should be able to:

  • Complete the steps of the research process
  • Locate and utilize ECU Libraries' online and print resources such as books, journal articles, etc.
  • Access and use resources for creating lesson plans
  • Cite sources in APA style
  • Communicate with librarians to get help

Search the Library

One Search is a great place to start your research. It allows you to simultaneously search through a variety of databases and the ECU Libraries' catalog.

One Search for articles, books, and other resources from the ECU Libraries' collection.

Meet Your Librarian

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Alan Bailey
2505 Teaching Resources Center
Joyner Library, East Carolina University
Mail Stop 516
Greenville, NC 27858-4353
Phone: 252-328-2579

Ask a TRC Librarian


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Text Message:  Send a text to (252) 391-8428.

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Phone:  Call our Research desk at (252) 328-6076.

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Email:  Email us at

  We will answer you within 24 hours when classes are in session.


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Book a TRC Librarian:

We are available to consult:

  • in person
  • by telephone
  • online (through live chat software)

Click here to schedule a research consultation with a TRC librarian.