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Education: Online Resources

Education: Online Resources

Databases

Chronicle of Higher Education - CHE is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. September, 1989-present.

Education Research Complete - Education Research Complete is the definitive online resource for education research. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,500 journals, as well as full text for more than 750 journals, and includes full text for more than 100 books and monographs, and for numerous education-related conference papers. Offered through EBSCOhost.

Education Statistics (World Bank) - Extensive range of international data pertaining to education. Includes basic education indicators, learning outcome data, educational attainment data, and more.

ERIC (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts) - Journal articles and reports in Education. Contains annotated references to nonjournal material issued in the monthly Resources in Education (RIE) and to journal articles issued in the monthly Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE). 1966 to present. Updated monthly. Offered through Cambridge Scientific Abstracts.

ERIC - Education Resources Information Center - This service contains many ERIC documents identified by unique ED numbers. ERIC documents include a wide variety of resources such as teaching guides, research reports, bibliographies, issue papers, instructional materials, and test and evaluation instruments.

ERIC (ProQuest) - Citations to articles and research in the field of education. Links to full text content where available. ProQuest product

ETS Test Collection - Extensive library of tests and other measurement devices from the early 1900s to the present. Includes abstracts/index to various research measurement tools.

Mental Measurements Yearbook (8 concurrent users only.) -The Buros Institute database contains descriptive information and critical reviews of more than 2,000 commercially-available standardized English-language educational, personality, aptitude, neuropsychological, achievement and intelligence tests. MMY provides coverage from Volume 9 to the present. Offered through Ebscohost.

Physical Education Index - Coverage 1970 - present from peer-reviewed journals, report literature, conference proceedings, trade magazines, patents, and popular literature for following subject areas: physical education curricula, sports medicine, dance, sport law, kinesiology, motor learning, recreation, standardized fitness tests, sports equipment, business and marketing, coaching and training, sport sociology/psychology, health education and physical therapy. Offered through Cambridge Scientific Abstracts.

Primary Search - Provides full text for 50 children's magazines and over 100 children's pamphlets, designed for the elementary school student. Offered through EBSCOhost.

Professional Collection (InfoTrac) - Full text magazines for education professionals. Offered through Gale.


Web Sites

Get Educated! - adult education & distance learner's resource center.

National Center for Educational Statistics - The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Teaching Commons - Curated by librarians and their institutions of higher learning, this site includes open-access textbooks, course materials, lesson plans, multimedia, lectures, and more.


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Online Books and Catalogs
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Reference Databases