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Adult, Lifelong, and Workforce Education

Links to databases and resources for Adult Education and Workforce Education. Also helpful for topics such as androgogy, career development, continuing education, lifelong learning, and transformative learning.

Adult Education Search Tips

Use each database's thesaurus or subject headings list to identify the best wording for your topic. For example, ERIC uses:

  • Distance education (NOT "online learning") 
  • Labor force development (NOT "workforce education")
  • Postsecondary education (NOT "tertiary education")

Using ProQuest Databases (including ERIC and PsycINFO)

Using EBSCO databases (including Business Source Premier)

Using Other Databases