This list is not exhaustive. It is meant to demonstrate the variety of possible publications that can be reviewed via Broome Library databases and open access sites. I included notes on certain database searches I used which might not be intuitive.

Access through Broome Library databases:

ABI/Inform (ProQuest) 
Results from searching Subject “education” AND Citation and abstract “interdisciplin*”

  • American Educational Research Journal
  • Business Communication Quarterly
  • Environmental Science & Technology
  • Journal of Economic Education
  • Journal of the American Society for Information Science and Technology
  • Journal of Management Education
  • Multicultural Education & Technology Journal

Academic Search Premier (EBSCO) 
Results from searching Subject Term “INTERDISCIPLINARY approach in education” + “STUDY & teaching”, narrowed by Source Type “Academic Journals”, filtered by Publication Date 2000 - 2008

  • American Biology Teacher
  • Civil Engineering & Environmental Systems
  • Innovations in Education & Teaching International
  • Journal of Chemical Education
  • Journal of Human Nutrition & Dietetics
  • Journal of Latin American Studies

Communication and Mass Media Complete (EBSCO)

  • Art, Design & Communication in Higher Education
  • Business Communication Quarterly
  • Modern Language Journal
  • RSQ: Rhetoric Society Quarterly
  • Studies in Communication Sciences


  • Environmental Education Research
  • Feminist Teacher: A Journal of the Practices, Theories, and Scholarship of Feminist Teaching
  • Journal of College Science Teaching
  • Journal of Curriculum Studies
  • Planning for Higher Education
  • Review of Education, Pedagogy & Cultural Studies


  • Family Relations
  • MIS Quarterly
  • NWSA Journal
  • Studies in Art Education
  • TESOL Quarterly

National Teaching and Learning Forum

Philosopher's Index
Results from search on Descriptors (interdisciplinarity, interdisciplinary, pedagogy)

  • Arts and Humanities in Higher Education: An International Journal of Theory, Research and Practice
  • Bridges: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Theology, Philosophy, History, and Science
  • Educational Studies
  • Inquiry: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Philosophy
  • Journal of Philosophy of Education

Project Muse 
Results from browsing Subject Headings (Interdisciplinary approach in education -- United States):

  • The Journal of General Education
  • The Journal of Higher Education
  • Journal of Interdisciplinary History
  • New Literary History
  • Pedagogy

Proquest Education Journals (ProQuest)

  • Art Education
  • College Teaching
  • Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative Education
  • Quality Assurance in Education
  • Teaching Theology and Religion

Sage Journals Online

  • Child Maltreatment
  • International Journal of Music Education
  • Policy, Politics, & Nursing Practice
  • Small Group Research
  • Urban Education

Springer Press

  • Educational Psychology Review
  • Innovative Higher Education
  • Journal of Educational Change
  • Research in Science Education
  • Science & Education

Results from searching Subject Phrase “interdiciplinary approach in education”

  • New trends in integrated science teaching
  • Interdisciplinary humanities
  • Interdisciplinary perspectives
  • Journal of interdisciplinary education
  • Writing across the curriculum

Additional searching notes:

  • Choose “Advanced Search” if given the option. Entering multiple search terms is much easier in this format.
  • Federated searching (multiple databases at same time) possible with EBSCO, ProQuest. Select the “choose databases” option to view databases available.
  • Browse subject terms or thesaurus (when available) to find additional search terms.