Welcome to Cunningham Library at ACER
Cunningham Library is a unique, comprehensive collection of Australian educational research material dating from the early 1900s to the present day. The vast resources of Cunningham Library offer the researcher a complete and up to date collection of Australian educational research documents. Read more about the Library.
|Library Search is a combined search of the catalogue, repository, digital collections, ebooks and databases.|
|Cunningham Library catalogue holds a unique, comprehensive collection of Australian educational research material.|
|ACEReSearch is the online research repository of ACER, containing ACER's research including reports, working papers, conference papers, and more.|
|ATED is the definitive reference on Australian terminology in the area of education.|
|EdResearch Online contains details of more than 48 000 articles from Australian education journals available for online purchase or free download from publishers. Articles cover all aspects of education and are sourced from more than 500 journals.|
|Contains details of books, articles, conference papers, theses and research reports on various aspects of distance and online education, blended learning and educational technology from publishers in Australia and overseas.|
|The IDP Database lists books, articles, conference papers, theses and research reports on various aspects of international education, transnational education, study abroad and international students from publishers in Australia and overseas.|
|This database contains details of more than 6000 articles, reports, books and conference papers covering indigenous education in both Australia and abroad.|
Subscription databases - ask your Librarian about access to AEI, A+ and AERT
|Australasian Education Directory via Informit|
Australasian Education Directory (AED) is a concise and accurate guide to around 1400 educational institutions and related organisations in Australia and New Zealand. The directory is available for subscription on the Informit Online Internet service. For subscription information see the Informit website.
|The AEI is a subscription database consisting of more than 180 000 entries relating to educational research, policy and practice published in Australia, and about Australian education published overseas. Coverage includes books, articles, conference papers, theses and reports, predominantly since 1978 but with entries from as early as the 1920s. Included are links to over 35 000 full text web-based publications.|
|A+ Education is an indexing and full text database that provides access to the scanned images of journal articles from published material on all aspects of education. A+ Education is based on ACER's Australian Education Index (AEI). There are over 245 comprehensively or selectively indexed journals for which the full text articles are available. In total, there are links to more than 28 000 full text documents such as reports, conference papers and journals from the database. For subscription information see the Informit website.|
AERT is a subscription database consisting of doctoral and masters research theses accepted by Australian universities in the field of education. More than 15 000 theses are listed dating back to 1919. More than 2100 theses are available via web links. Also included are some education theses from overseas universities on Australian education topics.
|Publishers donating resources for inclusion in AEI, DRIE, BOLDE, Learning Ground should visit this page for more information.|