Databases





DATABASE TITLE FULL DESCRIPTION COVERAGE FULL TEXT
Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities in Educational Technology and Library Science This directory describes over 220 journals in Educational Technology and Library Science, providing contact information, review process data, manuscript guidelines, and publication information for each journal. - yes
Child Development and Adolescent Studies Child Development & Adolescent Studies, produced by NISC, is today’s source for references to the current and historical literature related to growth and development of children through the age of 21. Book reviews and abstracts from hundreds of journals and a bibliography of thousands of technical reports, books, book chapters, theses and dissertations covering biomedical and social sciences worldwide are indexed. More than 201,860 records are included with over 10,000 new records added each year. 1927-present partial
Children's Core Collection Containing over 13,000 titles, this rich resource covers fiction and nonfiction works, story collections, picture books and magazines recommended for readers in preschool through sixth grade. Professional literature for the children's librarian—both periodicals and books—is also covered.####Selected and recommended by specialists in library service to children, listed books within Children’s Core Collection encompass a wide variety of topics, including a new abundance of books on technology, social sciences and sciences. - -
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database Works best with Firefox or Google Chrome, not Internet Explorer. Reliable one search access to information, awards, honors and published reviews about Pre K-12 books and media, including reading measurement programs (Lexile, AR, Scholastic Reading Counts), curriculum tools such as lesson plans, teaching guides, discussion guides, and links to web pages featuring children's authors and illustrators reviews. - partial
Children's Literature Review Illustrated series provides excerpts from reviews, criticism, and commentary on books for children and young people. Covers over 600 writers and illustrators. Publication began in 1976. 1976 - current yes
Education Full Text This full-text source of education scholarship provides coverage for a wide range of topics, including adult education, continuing education, literacy standards, multicultural/ethnic education, secondary education, teaching methods and much more. 1982-present; full-text, 1994-present partial
Education Source The most complete collection of full-text education journals, encompassing an international array of English-language periodicals, monographs, yearbooks and more, covering scholarly research and information to meet the needs of education students, professionals, and policy makers.##As the complete source of education scholarship, Education Source covers all levels of education—from early childhood to higher education—as well as all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education and testing. - -
Educational Administration Abstracts Provides bibliographic records and many full-text articles covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. 1881-current partial
Educational Testing Service Research Library Indexes research published by ETS and ETS Staff members in journal articles, research reports, policy reports, books, book chapters, and published conference papers. Search by author, title, subject, or keywords. Because of copyright restrictions, full text is not provided for many of publications cited here. However, links to publications to which ETS holds the copyright are provided. 1947-current no
ERIC Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC), a bibliographic database sponsored by the US Department of Education, is the premier source for education-related research, documents, and journal articles. 1966-present partial
Graphic Novels Core Collection Highlights over 2,000 recommended titles with descriptive and evaluative annotations (including review excerpts and awards the title has won), plus cover art. Standards for rating material by age appropriateness are strictly applied, plus all titles are searchable by author, title, subject, genre, and grade level. 1974-current partial
Indiana History Online This digital archive documents state history. Drawn from the Sabin collection and other Gale sources, the archive provides access to a wide variety of documents: personal narratives and memoirs, pamphlets and political speeches, sermons and songs, legal treatises and children's books. - -
Indiana Memory Indiana Memory is a collaborative effort to provide access to the wealth of primary sources in Indiana libraries, archives, museums, and other cultural institutions. It is a gateway to Indiana's history and culture found in digitized books, manuscripts, photographs, newspapers, maps, and other media. As a portal to the collections, Indiana Memory assists individuals to locate materials relevant to their interests and to better appreciate the connections between those materials. Currently, Indiana Memory holds over 400,000 items in 229 collections. - yes
JoVE: Journal of Visual Experiments Science Education Database JoVE, the Journal of Visualized Experiments, is the world's first peer reviewed scientific video journal. Established in 2006, JoVE is devoted to publishing scientific research in a visual format to help researchers overcome two of the biggest challenges facing the scientific research community today; poor reproducibility and the time and labor intensive nature of learning new experimental techniques. Sections included: Biology, Neuroscience, Immunology & Infection, Medicine, Bioengineering, Engineering, Chemistry, and Science Education. - -
Kanopy Kanopy offers one of the largest collections of films in the world with 50,000+ films from thousands of leading producers. These films are all genres - from documentaries to movies and training videos. - -
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts LLBA abstracts and indexes the international literature in linguistics and related disciplines in the language sciences. The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Documents indexed include journal articles, book reviews, books, book chapters, dissertations and working papers. 1973-present partial
MAS Fulltext Ultra This comprehensive database, designed specifically for high school libraries, contains full text for more than 500 popular, high school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for 85,670 biographies and over 107,000 primary source documents, an Image collection of 510,000 photos, maps & flags, color PDFs and expanded full text backfiles (back to 1975) for key magazines. 1985-present partial
Mental Measurements Yearbook Contains full text information about and reviews of English-language standardized tests covering educational skills, personality, vocational aptitude, psychology, and related areas. The database covers more than 2,000 commercially-available educational, personality, aptitude, neuropsychological, achievement and intelligence tests. Each entry includes test name and classification; author(s); publisher, publication date; price; time requirements; score descriptions; levels; and intended populations. 1985 - present partial
Middle Search Plus Middle Search Plus, designed specifically for middle school libraries, contains full text for more than 140 popular, middle school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for biographies, historical essays and student pamphlets. Additionally, Middle Search Plus contains primary source documents including Essential Documents in American History, reference books including the Funk + Wagnall's New Encyclopedia and American Heritage Dictionary, the Encyclopedia of Animals and an Image Collection. 1984-present partial
Nonbook Materials Core Collection Provides librarian-selected resources from a range of audiobooks, book reviews, games, periodicals, sound recordings, video recordings, websites and other electronic resources for guidance in collection development and maintenance, curriculum support, readers' advisory and general reference. 1987-current partial
Picture Book Database Combines data from many online and print sources, picture books, publisher, author, and illustrator websites, to catalog picture books by author/illustrator, subjects, artistic styles, characters, genres, age ranges, etc. 1845-current no
Primary Search Primary Search contains full text for more than 50 popular, elementary school magazines. All full text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Full text is also available for over 100 student pamphlets. Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals, and features the Funk + Wagnall's New Encyclopedia, which provides students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. This database also provides the American Heritage Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin, and an Image Collection of 91,000 photos, maps and flags. 1984-present partial
Professional Development A specialized collection of electronic information sources compiled especially for professional educators, including information on topics ranging from children's health and development to pedagogical theory and practice. The Collection contains nearly 550 high quality education journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. Also contains more than 200 educational reports. In addition to full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 700 journals. 1984-present partial
PsycARTICLES PsycARTICLES" is a database of full-text articles from 52 journals published by the American Psychological Association and other groups. All PsycARTICLES fulltext article links have been integrated into the PsycInfo database. 1987-present yes
PsycINFO This database contains more than one million citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, all in the field of psychology. It also includes information about the psychological aspects of related disciplines such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business and law. Journal coverage, which spans from 1887 to present, includes international material selected from more than 1,700 periodicals in over 35 languages. 1806-present partial
Social Sciences Citation Index Provides bibliographic data, citations and abstracts of English-language authors to significant articles from over 3,000 journals across 55 social science disciplines. Also covers individually selected, relevant items from over 3,500 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals. 1900 - present partial
Something About the Author Provides electronic access to all volumes of Something About the Author, which spotlights more than 12,000 individuals in entries that typically cover personal life, career, writings, adaptations, and additional sources, and Something About the Author: Autobiography Series, which published 447 unique autobiographical essays by children’s and young adult authors from 1985 to 1998. 1971 - current yes
TeachingBooks.net Website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. (Access with Username: Indiana : Password: INSPIRE ) Includes resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K-12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia, author, and book materials into reading activities. - yes
Tests in Print Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, Tests in Print (TIP) serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). A score index permits users to identify what is being measured by each test. Tests in Print also guides readers to critical, candid test reviews published in the Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) series. - no