This Toolkit is for students taking online courses and focuses on resources which can be accessed remotely.
Last Updated: Aug 1, 2012
Finding the Full Text in a Database Search
The button will appear on a record if the article's full text is not available within a particular database.
Click on the button and a window will pop up showing if we have access to the full text in another online database or in print. If it is not in our collection at all, you will be offered an Interlibrary Loan form.
The ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) database indexes Education journals as well as more ephemeral material such as conference papers, research reports, curricular plans and guides.
PsycINFO indexes many articles useful for research in Educational Psychology.
- JSTOR Advanced Search
You can limit your search to the discipline of Education or individual Education journals. JSTOR contains archives of complete journal runs.
- JSTOR Education Journals
Browse archives of complete journal runs; current issues are now available for selected journal titles.
- Education Index Retrospective (1929-1983)
Indexing older issues from over 500 education-related periodicals.
- ProQuest Research Library: Social Sciences Module
Full-text and abstracts of articles from Education and other Social Sciences journals.
Try these for a multidisciplinary topic or a broader perspective on your topic.
- Academic Search Premier
Thousands of scholarly journals in all disciplines, many of them full text.
- Proquest Research Library
Indexing for about 4,000 journals, magazines, and newspapers, covering a broad range of subjects with many of the articles available full text.
- LexisNexis® Academic
Provides news, business, legal, and medical information from full-text periodicals. Also includes state and federal codes and case law.