Educational Research

  • High Quality Journals

    Welcome to the Educational Research area of Elsevier. Elsevier is a leading publisher in the field of Educational Research, publishing highly respected education journals, including prestigious society titles. By delivering first class information and innovative tools, we continue to refine our portfolio to serve the research need of educators, researchers and students worldwide.

    We are proud to play an integral part within the education community and to participate in the advancement of this field. All our journals are available online via ScienceDirect, the essential information resource for over 14 million scientists worldwide.

    For full aims and scope, to submit your articles or subscribe, visit the journal homepages.

  • Open Access Options

    Access to quality research is vital to the scientific community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside our access initiatives to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

    We are committed to working in partnership with the research community, librarians, funders and other stakeholders. Our Elsevier team is continually on the road meeting the community, participating in discussions and establishing partnerships which will help support increase access to research. Read more about our institutional and funding body agreements.

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  • Latest Impact Factors

    Each year, the quality of papers published in our Educational Research journals is secured by the contribution of all our outstanding authors, reviewers and editors.

    We invite you to explore the Impact Factors* of our journals in your areas.

    * Journal Citation Reports®, published by Thomson Reuters, 2013

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Elsevier at AERA
Elsevier is pleased to be present again at the American Educational Research Association (AERA) conference this year



The current Editor-in-Chief of Learning and Individual Differences, Elena Grigorenko, has decided to stand down after 9 successful years in the role. Elsevier is currently seeking a successor to head up this internationally regarded journal and is issuing an open call for applications. Read more



Information about EARLI



New Editor and 2 Associate Editors for Educational Research Review



New Editorial Team for Learning and Instruction

Content Innovation

Audioslides Innovation
Authors are now able to publish a set of AudioSlides alongside their published article to provide additional insights for readers.

Examples of published AudioSlides can be found for:

Special Issues

The emergence of transformative agency and double stimulation: Activity-based studies in the Vygotskian tradition
Learning, Culture and Social Interaction, Volume 4, pages 1-66 (Publication: March 2015)
Edited by Annalisa Sannino

Special Issue on Pragmatics
System, Volume 48, pages 1-152 (Publication: February 2015)
Edited by Linda Yates, Eva Alcon Soler

Special Section: GEOVET2013: Applications in Spatial Analysis
Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology, Volume 11, (Publication: October 2014)

Special issue on transitions and learning
Learning, Culture and Social Interaction, Volume 3, Issue 3, pages 185-236 (Publication: September 2014)
Edited by Mariane Hedegaard, Anne Edwards

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Top Cited Articles from Scopus

The most cited articles published in our education journals, extracted from Scopus

Digital Game-Based Learning in high school Computer Science education: Impact on educational effectiveness and student motivation
Author(s):Papastergiou, M.
Publication year: 2009
Journal / Book title: Computers and Education

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Findings on Facebook in higher education: A comparison of college faculty and student uses and perceptions of social networking sites
Author(s):Roblyer, M.D. | McDaniel, M. | Webb, M. | Herman, J. | Witty, J.V.
Publication year: 2010
Journal / Book title: Internet and Higher Education

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Education Conference Proceedings

New Education Conference Proceedings Published – Download Contents for Free

Procedia

International Conference: EDUCATION AND PSYCHOLOGY CHALLENGES - TEACHERS FOR THE KNOWLEDGE SOCIETY - 2nd EDITION EPC - TKS 2013
Volume 128 (April 2014)
Edited by Cristian Vasile, Florence Mihaela Singer and Emil Stan

2nd World Conference on Design, Arts and Education (DAE-2013)
Volume 122 (March 2014)
Edited by Prof.Ayse Cakir İlhan and Dr. Fatma Miralay

3rd International Congress on Physical Education, Sport and Kinetotherapy (ICPESK 2013)
Volume 117 (March 2014)
Edited by Vasilica Grigore and Daniel Courteix

Discounted Society Personal Subscription Rates

Reduced personal journal subscriptions are available for various journals to members of:

  • African Evaluation Association
  • American Evaluation Association
  • Association for Educational Research
  • British Association for International and Comparative Education
  • Comparative and International Education Society
  • Eastern Evaluation and Research Society
  • European Association for Research in Learning and Instruction
  • International Association for Educational Assessment
  • Consortium for Research on Educational Accountability and Teacher Education

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Open Access

Access to quality research is vital to the scientific community and beyond. We support sustainable access and work hard to provide a range of open access options alongside ouraccess initiatives

to ensure everyone can read, use and trust the latest research.

We are committed to working in partnership with the research community, librarians, funders and other stakeholders.  

Read more >

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