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ED 690 Methods of Inquiry

ED690 Methods of Inquiry

ED690 Methods of Inquiry

Develop a thesis statement. For example, special education for children with disabilities from ethnic minority groups 

How to find terms for searching- Databases suggest subject terms to use for search once you begin typing in terms. Keyword ideas: 

  • Special education
  • Disability or disabilities or disabled
  • Gender 
  • Ethnic minority groups or ethnic minorities 

Date range

  • 2014 -present

ALTERNATIVE: If you are not getting enough results, your search may be too narrow. Try to broaden your search by using fewer terms. Start with a general search term and use the SUBJECTS facets on the left-hand side of the screen to strategically narrow your search. 

Databases Suggested

  • Google Scholar   at

  • OneSearch articles tab at 




  • Academic Search Complete

  • Proquest Research Library

  • ERIC



Interlibrary Loan at