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Internet Archive Canada – Canadian Libraries  

Historical Textbook Collection -University of Saskatchewan

University of Alberta – Historical Curriculum Collection

Alberta School Curriculum Historical Bibliography 1885-1985

Ontario Historical Education Collection

The Osborne Collection of Early Children’s Books of Toronto Public Library.

Provincial & territorial Archives


British Columbia


New Brunswick

Newfoundland and Labrador

Northwest Territories

Nova Scotia



Prince Edward Island




International Archives

The History of Education Archives (USA)

The Research Library for the History of Education (Bibliothek für Bildungsgeschichtliche Forschung, BBF)


Dictionaries and Encyclopedias

Historica Canada -Canadian Encyclopedia  

Dictionary of Educational History in Australia and New Zealand

John Dewey Dictionary Of Education edited by Ralph B. Winn (published 1959)


Discussion groups / Blogs – History Matters

Clio et cetera

History of Education Society (UK)

THEN/HiER Teaching the Past



Indexes /  Bibliographies

Bibliographies of Canadian Educational History (From Historical Studies in Education)

History Education Bibliography, from The History Education Network/Histoire et éducation en réseau (THEN/HiER)

Education Bibliography From Newfoundland and Labrador Heritage Website

‘Exe Libris: The UK History of Education Society Online Bibliography (in association with the University of Exeter)

Bibliographie d’histoire de l’éducation française



Historical Studies in Education – Revue d’histoire de l’éducation (ENGLISH & FRENCH, Published CHEA- ACHÉ)





National History of Education Societies

Argentina Sociedad Argentina de Historia de la Educación

Australia and New Zealand Australian and New Zealand History of Education Society

Brazil Sociedade Brasileira de História da Educação

Chile Sociedad Chilena de Historia de la Educación

Colombia Red Colombiana de Historiadores de la Educación

Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania Baltic Association of Historians of Pedagogy

France Équipe Histoire del’éducation   &  Association Transdisciplinaire pour les recherches historiques sur l’éducation

Germany Sektion Historische Bildungsforschung der DGfE

Greece Greek Society of Education Historians

Mexico Sociedad Mexicana de Historia de la Educación

Nigeria History of Education Society of Nigeria

Portugal Associação de História da Educação de Portugal (HISTEDUP)

South Africa Southern African Comparative and History of Education Society

Spain Sociedad Española de Historia de la Educación

Switzerland Histoire de l’éducation Suisse

United Kingdom History of Education Society

Uruguay Sociedad Uruguaya de Historia de la Educación

United States History of Education Society  &  Organization of Educational HistoriansDivision F – American Education Research Association

Venezuela Sociedad Venezolana de Historia de la Educación


Professional Associations & Organizations


Canadian Association of Foundations of Education (CAFE)

Canadian Society for the Study of Education (CSSE)

History Children and Youth Group

The History Education Network/Histoire et éducation en réseau (THEN/HiER)

Association for Research in Cultures of Young People


History of literacy/ reading (a Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association)

International Standing Committee for the History of Education (ISCHE)

International Committee of Historical Sciences (CISH)

Society for the History of Children and Youth (SHCY)

The Disability History Association

Groupe d’étude – Histoire de la formation des adultes (Gehfa)


Research Groups / Institutes

Theory and History of Education International Research Group

International Centre for Historical Research in Education (ICHRE)

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