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Academic Search Complete - Academic Search Complete is the world's most valuable and comprehensive scholarly, multi-disciplinary full-text database, with more than 5,300 full-text periodicals, including 4,400 peer-reviewed journals. In addition to full text, this database offers indexing and abstracts for more than 9,300 journals and a total of 9,810 publications including monographs, reports, conference proceedings, etc.
CQ Researcher - The CQ Researcher covers a wide range of social, economic, political, and environmental issues. Each report is divided into specific sections to guide research. Students can go directly to the section they need or can read the entire report.Covers current and controversial issues. Provides summaries, analysis, and bibliographies.Daily Life Online
A suite of databases that explore life and culture from the past to the present, allowing researchers to compare and contrast social issues through the ages. A useful resource for looking at arts and literature in the context of their times. Includes extensive teacher resources, correlating materials in the databases to the Illinois Learning Standards.
ERIC via EBSCO
is a key source for education information. Allows users to access articles from scholarly as well as professional periodicals, in addition to ERIC documents. Many articles are available in full-text, and there are links to full-text ERIC documents available.
MAS-Ultra, School Edition
Designed for high school libraries, this database provides articles from over 700 popular publications dating back to 1975. Every article is assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). This database also includes book reviews, pamphlets, reference books as well as biographies and primary source documents, and an extensive collection of photos, maps and flags. Useful for Education majors.
Professional Development Collection
Designed for professional educators, provides full text of articles from nearly 550 journals, many of which are peer-reviewed.
How can I find the Journals cited by these databases that are not full-text?
Is this a scholarly article or a popular article?
How to distinguish between the two.
I-Share - The "card catalog" of the A.C. Buehler Library. Use this resource to find books and journal titles owned by Elmhurst College and information about items located in 76 Illinois libraries belonging to CARLI, the Consortium of Academic & Research Libraries in Illinois.
- Multicultural education
Multicultural Websites for Teachers
Multicultural Pavillion http://www.edchange.org/multicultural/
Multicultural Review http://www.mcreview.com/
National Association far Multicultural Education http://www.nameorg.org/index.html
American FolkLife Center, Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/folklife/teachers/index.html
Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 5th ed. (R808.06615 P976 2001)
Using the Internet for Research
Web Sites for Education Majors
- Illinois Certification Testing Certification
- Illinois State Board of Education ~ Illinois Learning Standards
Last updated, September, 2008, Donna Goodwyn, Associate Librarian, Elmhurst College.