The National Center for Education Statistics provides online updates of the Digest of Education Statistics, Condition of Education and other projections and indicators available via the Publications and Products link. Check out the convenient FastFacts site. NCES is also your source for many federal surveys and programs known by their acronyms (CCD, TIMSS, NAEP, SASS, HS&B, etc.)
Statistical Abstract of the United States 1878+ Start here, go anywhere!
The last three books on this list each have at least one full chapter on completing a literature review. There are even more books on the shelf at 370.72.