Complete list of subscription databases • http://www.centenary.edu/library/research/databaseindex
ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) & EDRS (Educational Document Reproduction Servce)
Contains more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information and citations and abstracts from over 1000 educational and education-related journals. Access is provided to the Base (1996 to present) and Backfile (1993 to 1995) interfaces.
Journal articles and reports on education topics. 2000 titles. 1966 to present. Adult, career, and vocational ed., assessment and evaluation, disabilities and gifted ed., ed. management, elementary and early childhood ed., higher ed., information and technology, language and linguistics, reading and communication, teacher and teacher education, urban education, and more. FirstSearch/Texshare.
ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center)
Subjects covered: conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs.
JSTOR - Arts & Sciences I The Arts & Sciences I Collection
Includes the complete back runs of 119 titles in fifteen disciplines. JSTOR's first collection includes core research and society published journals in economics, history, political science, and sociology in other key fields as the humanities and social sciences. This collection also includes a selection of titles in the more science-oriented fields of ecology, mathematics, and statistics.
MAS Ultra - School Edition
Provides full text for over 550 popular general interest and current events publications and nearly 550 full text pamphlets, 350 full text reference books, nearly 84,774 biographies, 100,554 primary source documents, and an image collection of 235,186 photos, maps, and flags.
Mental Measurements Yearbook
Buros Institute. 2,000 Tests. Contains fulltext information about and reviews of all English-language standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas as included in the printed Mental Measurements Yearbooks.
MLA Directory of Periodicals
Offers detailed information on over 7,100 journals, with 4,400 currently indexed in the International Bibliography. The detailed entries include editorial contact information, as well as frequency, circulation, subscription prices, and submission guidelines. Entries list editorial addresses, phone numbers, fax numbers, e-mail addresses, frequency of publication, description of the periodicals' scopes, circulation figures, subscription prices and addresses, advertising information, and submission guidelines.
MLA International Bibliography
A bibliography of journal articles, books, and dissertations. The electronic version of the Bibliography dates back to the 1920s and contains over 1.8 million citations from more than 4,400 journals and series and 1,000 book publishers. MLAIB includes journal abbreviations and acronyms for 3,500 titles, with full journal names standardized and ISSNs attached. MLAIB contains nearly 11,000 subject names and terms. Subjects consist of literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, and historical aspects of printing and publishing.
Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center
The premier full-text resource covering today's hottest social issues, from Terrorism to Endangered Species, Stem Cell Research to Gun Control. Drawing on acclaimed series published by Greenhaven Press and other Gale imprints, Opposing Viewpoints Resource Center brings together all the information that's needed to fully understand an issue: more than 9,100 pro and con viewpoint articles, 5000 topic overviews, reference articles that provide context, full-text magazines, academic journals, and newspapers, 300 primary source documents, 775 court-case overviews, 6,000 statistical tables, charts and graphs, 2,300 links to reviewed & subject-indexed Web sites, and thousands of Podcasts, including weekly presidential addresses and premier NPR programs.
Provides full text for more than 70 popular magazines. All full text articles included in the database are assigned a reading level indication (Lexiles), and full text information dates as far back as 1990. PS offers indexing and abstracts for nearly 100 magazines.
Professional Development Collection
For professional educators; a highly specialized collection of nearly 520 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. This database also contains more than 200 educational reports. Comprehensive and valuable collection of full text education journals in the world. Full text(native (searchable) PDF, or scanned-in-color), indexing and abstracts for more than 700 journals. Full text as far back as 1965.
Teacher Reference Center
Provides indexing and abstracts for 280 of the most popular educator and administrator journals and magazines to assist educators and administrators.
A FEW RECOMMENDED RESOURCES:
Education Subject Guide
Information on materials by subject are in Magale Library's reference area, stacks call numbers, and periodicals. Also provided are web sites, electronic journals, electronic texts, and online associations to further research in each area.
* Education: Curriculum
* Education: Primary & Secondary
* Education: Special & Gifted/Talented
EBSCO Open Access Education Collection • Explore over 700 full text journals related to education.
Kennedy Center Arts Edge • http://artsedge.kennedy-center.org/educators.aspx
Louisiana Department of Education • http://www.doe.state.la.us
Picturing America Teachers Page (NEH) • http://picturingamerica.neh.gov/edsitement.php
U.S. Department of Education • http://www.ed.gov/index.jhtml