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CERIS: Caribbean Educational Research Information Service: Home


Are you looking for Caribbean research in education? CERIS provides access to information on education in the English-speaking Caribbean.

Who can access CERIS?

The services of CERIS are available to:

  • Staff and students of tertiary institutions in the Caribbean

  • Researchers, planners, and policy makers of the ministries of education in the region

  • Private researchers in the region

  • Educational practitioners in the region

  • Persons and institutions interested in the development of the education systems of the English-speaking Caribbean.

What is available via CERIS?

CERIS provides online access to three of its databases:

· Caribbean Education Bibliographic Database [CEDBIB] – a bibliographic database providing references, varying levels of bibliographic information, and many detailed abstracts of a variety of documents on education and training in the English-speaking Caribbean

· Virtual Library (CVTLIB) – a full-text database of documents on education in the English-speaking Caribbean

· M.Ed. Studies Database [MEDPRA] – a bibliographic database of studies done by M.Ed. students of the School of Education, UWI, St. Augustine, which received an “A” grade



How can you access CERIS?

The databases can be accessed at the following link:

Or you may come in to access documents, the full text of which are not available online.