Answered By: Lynne Funtik
Last Updated: Aug 10, 2017     Views: 19

The ERIC database is divided into two databases:  journals (EJ) and documents (ED). 

An ED indicates that this is an unpublished report (such as a master's thesis), and given a unique number such as ED12345678. 

The ED (or document number) is used to identify and locate the item.   

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