Databases: Education

  • by ProQuest

    Type: Reference

    Description: CultureGrams consists of three editions of country reports updated annually: World Edition is especially useful for those in international business or planning trips abroad. It is a concise reference tool created by natives and long-time residents to give you an insider's perspective. Each report seeks a balance between generality and breadth, on one hand, and detail and depth on the other. Local customs, are included, along with national flags, national anthems, basic economic and social data, politics and history, etc. World Kids Edition contains some of the same information as the World Edition, but the format and content is oriented toward the K-8 grade levels. This will be especially useful for those in the Teacher Education Department in creating social studies lesson plans. The National Curriculum Standards for history, social studies, and English language arts are included. States Edition is also designed for grades K-8, with information on politics, history, geography, economics, etc., of the fifty states and Washington, D.C.


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  • by Ebsco

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: 1966 to date. Updated monthly. ERIC, the U.S. Department of Education's Educational Resource Information Center database, contains citations and abstracts from more than 980 educational and education-related journals, books, theses, curricula, conference papers, and standards and guidelines. Contains annotated references to educational materials issued in the monthly Resources in Education (RIE) and to journal articles issued in the monthly Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE). The term LINKED FULL TEXT means that the full text is available through one of the Library's other EbscoHost databases, and you will be automatically linked to that article.


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  • by FirstSearch

    Type: Index & Abstract

    Description: 1966 to date. Updated monthly. ERIC, the U.S. Department of Education's Educational Resource Information Center database, contains citations and abstracts from more than 980 educational and education-related journals, books, theses, curricula, conference papers, and standards and guidelines. Contains annotated references to educational materials issued in the monthly Resources in Education (RIE) and to journal articles issued in the monthly Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE). Many of the items with an ED identifier are available in full text without charge, but they are not directly linked here. Open a browser to the new site http://www.eric.ed.gov and select the SEARCH ERIC tab. You will then need to duplicate your search, or you may search by the ED identifier or ERIC # (e.g., ED448670).


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  • Education in Video

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    by Alexander Street

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Education in Video is part of the Academic Video Online library that provides tens of thousands of streaming video that can be used by faculty, students, and staff.


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  • by EBSCO

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Teacher Reference Center provides indexing and abstracts for more than 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators. Many of the articles are available full-text in the database.


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  • by Gale

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: The Testing & Education Reference Center provides access to information on approximately 4,000 accredited schools, as well as specialty education courses, and career programs. You can narrow your choices by school name, location, tuition, major, average G.P.A. of incoming freshmen, religious affiliation, and other criteria. It also includes information on financial aid, scholarships, individualized practice tests such as the LSAT, GMAT, GRE, MCAT, etc., and study preparation eBooks for many exams. The practice exams let you work through tests at your own pace and learn immediately what areas will require further study. Besides the standard college/graduate school entrance exams, there are also full length practice tests and study preparation eBooks, in a PDF format, for civil service/licensing exams, military entrance exams, the G.E.D and more.


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  • by Westlaw

    Type: Full-Text

    Description: Campus Research is an easy-to-use online research service that provides college and university students with access to a comprehensive collection of news and business information and law-related resources. With Campus Research, you can search an extensive collection of information resources as easily as you use the Internet thanks to specially designed time-saving tools that use natural, basic language searching and an easy, straightforward interface. With the Advanced Search feature, you can use simple search connectors such as AND and OR to further refine your searches and reduce the amount of time it takes to find exactly what you need. Campus Research's easy-to-use interface is divided into two content tabs, News & Business and Law.


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