Educational Materials Center (EMC)

The EMC collections support UW-Stout's teacher education programs by providing examples of learning resources typically used at the Pre K-12 levels of instruction. Stout's teacher education programs are: Art Education, Early Childhood Education, Family and Consumer Sciences Education, Guidance and Counseling, Marketing and Business Education, School Psychology, Science Education, Special Education, and Technology Education.

EMC Collections

Textbook Collection
  • This collection houses examples of text materials produced by commercial publishers within Stout's teacher education areas. Included also are activity materials which can be used by students.  Loan period: 28 days
Juvenile Collection
  • This collection houses children's literature and examples of audiovisual material suitable for individuals or class use in the Pre K-5 setting. For online resources, see the Children's Literature Research Guide.  Loan period: 28 days
Young Adult Collection
  • This collection has young adult literature and examples of audiovisual material suitable for individuals or class use for grades 6-12.  For online resources, see the Young Adult Literature Research Guide.  Loan period: 28 days.
Curriculum Guides Collection
  • This collection is composed of sample curricula from school districts, state departments of instruction, federal agencies and commercial publishers. Loan period: 28 days.  The library also subscribes to databases of online curriculum guides.


  • A variety of hand puppets are available in play pens in the EMC.  Loan period: 28 days.
Juvenile Periodicals Collection
  • This is a display of juvenile magazines. In-building use only.  Professional and research journals relating to education are found on the second floor of the library and through our subscription databases
Last Revised: 07/25/2012  Last Updated: 07/25/2012

Contact Information

Kate Kramschuster
110 Robert S. Swanson Learning Center

Education Research Guides

Find online library resources related to teacher education programs including:

  • Lesson plans and curriculum guides
  • Articles and databases
  • Websites and learning activities
  • Books and media