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Social Studies and World Languages Education

Links to databases and resources for social studies and world language education, with a focus on PreK-12. Also helpful for elementary and secondary teachers of civics, economics, "foreign" languages, history, geography, and related topics.

Recommended Books (eBooks only)

Today, various books contain information about teaching social studies and languages. Below are the current books that are most heavily used by Penn State faculty and students. If you'd like additional recommendations, contact Education librarian Karla Schmit (University Park / World Campus, or a librarian at your location.

For additional dictionaries and handbooks, especially for history and world languages, see Oxford Reference Online.