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Databases by Subject: Education

Pedagogy / Research/ Theory/ Methods/ Issues

Academic OneFile


A multidisciplinary database, Academic OneFile is a great source of authoritative, peer-reviewed, full-text articles from the world's leading journals and reference sources. Provides extensive coverage of the humanities, technology, and the physical and social sciences, including education. Includes full-text coverage of the New York Times back to 1995. Updated daily.

Academic Search Premier

Provides full text for over 4,700 news magazines and journals covering the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education, and much more

CQ Researcher

Offers comprehensive reporting and analysis and in-depth, non-biased coverage of political and social issues, with regular reports on topics in health, international affairs, education, the environment, technology and the U.S. economy.

Credo Reference

A database that features online content from a hundred reference books in a broad range of subjects.

Educator's Reference Complete


Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.


Provides citation and abstract information from over 1,000 educational journals and related documents from the Educational Resource Information Center and educational symposium report literature dating back to 1967.

 PsycINFO (EBSCOhost)

Search over 9,900 sources (including more than 2,000 periodicals) to locate information on psychology and related fields from 1840 to the present.

Professional Development Collection (EBSCOhost)

Designed for professional educators. Provides a highly specialized collection of nearly 550+ full text education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles.

Curriculum / Teacher / Classroom / Resources

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)

An acquisition, research, and reference service that offers more than 1,000,000 cataloging records and more than 240,000 reviews of children's books--all full text searchable from 35 review sources

Kraus Curriculum Development Library

A searchable database of curricula that brings together educational objectives, content, instructional strategies, and evaluative techniques for all subjects covered in Pre-K-12 and Adult Basic Education.

Kids Infobits* (InfoTrac)

Kids InfoBits is a database developed especially for beginning researchers in Kindergarten through Grade 5. Featuring a developmentally appropriate, visually graphic interface, the most popular search method is moving from a broad subject to a narrower topic using the subject-based topic tree. The curriculum-related, age appropriate, full-text content is from the best elementary reference sources and magazines. This database covers geography, current events, the arts, science, health, people, government, history, sports and more. (Includes a teacher's toolbox link.)

Junior Edition K-12 *


This periodical database is designed for students in junior high and middle school with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more. (Includes a student's toolbox link.)

MasterFile Premier


Designed specifically for public libraries, this database includes many types of publications useful to both the student and educator. Provides full text for 1,700+ magazines and journals covering a broad range of disciplines including general reference, business, health, and much more.World Almanac & Book of Facts, and the latest edition of the American Heritage Dictionary.

Something about the Author (InfoTrac)

Something About the Author Online provides first-time comprehensive online access to several volumes printed in Gale's™ acclaimed and long-standing Something About the Author series, which examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults and is the preeminent source on authors and literature for young people. Contains volumes 225 through 231 from December 2011 and on.

Student Edition*


This periodical database is designed for high-school students with access to a variety of indexed and full-text magazines, newspapers and reference books for information on current events, the arts, science, popular culture, health, people, government, history, sports and more.

Teaching Books

TeachingBooks.net provides original, in-studio movies of authors and illustrators and a wealth of multimedia resources on K-12 books that generate enthusiasm for books and reading.

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