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Education

Databases
General Research
Education Research Complete
Index and abstracts for more than 1,500 journals, including full text for more than 750 journals covering scholarly research and professional articles in all areas of education. more information

Education Full Text (formerly Education Abstracts)
Indexing and abstracts for more than 600 periodicals (400 peer reviewed) covering contemporary education issues from 1983 to the present. Also includes the article full text from over 350 journals from 1996 to the present. more information

ERIC
Educational Resources Information Center. Index and abstracts of articles, books, and documents covering education research and practice. more information

Advanced Research
Mental Measurements Yearbook
Comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. Provides descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and reviews. Tests included are commercially available in the English language.

Tests in Print
Bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. Provides information on purpose, publisher, in-print status, price, acronym, intended population, administration times, publication date, and authors.

Social Sciences Citation Index (ISI Web of Science)
Index, abstracts, and cited references for articles in the social sciences. more information

Practice Tests
LearningExpress Library | off-campus access
Online, interactive practice tests, career building tools, and writing aids. You can create an account to track and save your progress in the tests. more information

News
Chronicle of Higher Education
The primary news source for higher education. more information

LexisNexis Academic - News search
LexisNexis Academic provides access to a wide range of national, international, and business news. You will also find transcripts from radio and television news programs.

Premium resources available to all Ohio K-12 students/teachers through INFOhio [What is INFOhio?]
Kids Search (Grades K-5)
A new interface from EBSCO, designed for students in grades K-5. Searches the following EBSCO databases: EBSCO Animals, Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, Primary Search, TOPICsearch, Academic Search Premier, ERIC, and Professional Development Collection.

Student Research Center (Grades 6-12)
A new interface from EBSCO, designed for students in grades 6-12. Searches the following EBSCO databases: Columbia Encyclopedia, HealthSource: Consumer, MAS Ultra, Middle Search Plus, Newspaper Source, TOPICsearch, Vocational & Career Collection, Academic Search Premier, ERIC, and the Professional Development Collection.

The Art Collection
Digital images of works of art from around the world. more information

Biography Reference Bank
Biographical information on approximately half a million people, from antiquity to the present. more information

EBSCO Animals (for elementary school students)
Encyclopedia of Animals. more information

LANDSAT 7 Satellite Images
Satellite images of Ohio, taken every 16 days. more information

MAS Ultra: School Edition (for high school students)
Index, abstracts, and full text for popular high school magazines. more information

Middle Search Plus (for middle school students)
Index, abstracts, and full text for popular middle school magazines. more information

Primary Search (for elementary school students)
Index, abstracts, and full text for popular elementary school magazines. more information

Sanborn Digital Maps
Large-scale street plans of Ohio communities, produced by the Sanborn Fire Insurance company from 1867-1970. more information

Science Online
Presents a broad range of scientific disciplines through extensive definitions, essays, diagrams, biographies, and experiments. more information

Searchasaurus (for elementary and middle school students)
Graphical interface for elementary and middle school students. more information

World Book
Encyclopedia, dictionary, atlas, and other research tools. more information


Reference Books
Electronic Titles
Electronic Reference Books (ABC-CLIO)
Click on a title to browse its table of contents or do a keyword search.

Learning and Teaching

Multicultural and Diversity

Topics in Education

Print Titles
Almanac of American Education (REF LA217.2 .A45 2005)
This book will give you an understanding of the quality of education at the national, state, and county level through comparative statistics.

Encyclopedia of Education (REF LB15 .E47 2003)
The 20 volume second edition is the primary reference resource for exploring the discipline of Education. Includes over 850 articles with bibliographies for further research.

Encyclopedia of Educational Research (REF LB15 .E48 1992)
Summarizes the research on educational topics. Useful “List of Articles” at the beginning of the first volume, lengthy bibliography.

International Encyclopedia of Education (REF LB15 .I569 1994)
Articles with bibliographies on all aspects of education practice and research with an international perspective.

Educational Media and Technology Yearbook (REF LB1028.3 .E37)
Annual source for the latest developments in educational technology.

Encyclopedia of Special Education: a reference for the education of the handicapped and other exceptional children and adults(REF LC4007 .E53 2000)
Comprehensive coverage of special education in an understandable, usable, summative form.

Handbook of Child Psychology (REF BF721 .H242 2006)
Volume 1, Theoretical Models of Human Development
Volume 2, Cognition, Perception, and Language
Volume 3, Social, Emotional, and Personality Development
Volume 4, Child Psychology in Practice
This four volume set covers in detail the cognitive and social development of children.

Handbook of Sport Psychology (REF GV706.4 .H37 2001)
Resource for sport psychologists and students, coaches and athletes. Combines theoretical explanation and practical applications and emphasizes the value of basic and applied research to practice.

The Yearbook of Education Law. (KF4102.5 .Y42) in the circulating collection. Contains analyses of the previous year's federal and state court decisions that affect private and public elementary and secondary schools and higher education.


Journals
Current Print Titles
Academe
American Educational Research Journal
American Journal of Education
American Music Teacher
American School Board Journal
American String Teacher
Art Education
Childhood Education
College Teaching
Communication Education
Education
Education and Training in Developmental Disabilities
Education Digest
Educational Forum
Elementary School Journal
Gifted Child Quarterly
Gifted Child Today
Harvard Educational Review
High School Journal
Instructor
Journal for Research in Mathematics Education
Journal of Adolescent and Adult Literacy
Journal of College Science Teaching
Journal of Computing in Teacher Education
Journal of Education
Journal of Educational Research
Journal of Elementary Science Education
Journal of Research in Childhood Education
Journal of Research in Music Education
Journal of Special Education
Journal of Teacher Education
Learning and Leading with Technology
Liberal Education
Mathematics Teacher
Mathematics Teaching in the Middle School
Middle School Journal
Multicultural Review
NASSP Bulletin
Ohio Schools
Parents
Perceptual & Motor Skills
Phi Delta Kappan
Physics Teacher
Principal Leadership: High School Edition
Principal Leadership: Middle Level Edition
Reading Teacher
Review of Educational Research
Science & Children
Science Scope
Science Teacher
Social Education
Social Studies & The Young Learner
Techtrends
Voices from the Middle
Young Children

Full Text Titles in the Electronic Journal Center
Education title list
General Social Sciences title list
Sociology and Social Sciences title list
Psychology and Psychiatry title list


Web Sites
Teaching and Learning
Educationdegree.com
Web directory of U.S. education programs. Site can be searched by geographic area, degree and specialty.

The Educator's Reference Desk: Lesson Plans
Browse for sample lesson plans by topic or search by grade level and keywords.

EDSITEment: All Lessons
Search for sample lesson plans by grade level, subject, or subcategory.  Also has a quick search option.

Federal Resources for Educational Excellence
Directory of over 1,500 teaching and learning resources from US Federal agencies covering science, math, history and language arts.

SuccessLink Lesson Plan Search
Search for sample lesson plans by keyword, content area, standards, grade range, and more.

Teaching with Documents Lesson Plans from the National Archives
This site has copies of primary documents from National Archives of the United States and lesson plans mapped to the National History Standards and National Standards for Civics and Government.

Statistics
Condition of Education
Uses key "indicators" to measure the "health of education" in six areas such as achievement, economic outcomes, size or diversity; preschool - post secondary. Past editions shelved in Government Publication compact shelving at ED 1.109.

Digest of Education Statistics
Statistical data from government and private sectors, including federal funds for education, employment and income of graduates; preschool-post secondary. Past editions shelved in Government Publication compact shelving at ED 1.326:995.

NCES Search for Schools, Colleges, and Libraries
Allows you to search by state, city, zip codes, and name for public schools, private schools, colleges, and libraries. Information about schools includes name, address, locale, number of teachers and students, enrollment by race, enrollment by grade, and more.

Projections of Education Statistics
Projects statistics on secondary and post secondary institutions in enrollment, graduates, teachers and expenditures. Past editions shelved in Government Publications compact shelving at ED 1.120.

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