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Higher Education Research Databases

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Covers all aspects of education including scholarly and trade journals, curriculum materials, teaching guides, lesson plans, program descriptions, research reports, conference proceedings, and ERIC documents.


Provides searchable full text of the complete back files for hundreds of important scholarly journals in a broad spectrum of topics and disciplines. Coverage generally includes the first volume through issues published prior to the most recent 3-5 years (current issues are not available in JSTOR).

Professional Development Collection

Covers the most current topics in the field of education along with professional development for all levels of educators.


Contains citations and articles for international scholarly journals, as well as books, dissertations, and technical reports in the broad field of psychology.

SocINDEX with Full Text

Covers sociology and related disciplines, such as economic development, ethnic & racial studies, gender studies, politics, religion, social psychology, social work, sociology of education, and much more, providing peer-reviewed, scholarly sources as well as trade journals and field-specific publications.


Highlights the most recent and relevant statistics and quantitative research on a wide array of topics. Search by keyword or browse by topic. Formats are shown in charts, graphs, infographics, reports, dossiers, and market forecasts.

Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC)

Offers thousands of college and graduate school entries and identifies scholarships. Includes online practice tests and test prep eBooks.

Last revised September 27, 2016 - 07:38 AM