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Education Research Complete (EBSCO)
Covers all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties.
Also covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues.

Education Full Text
In-depth coverage of special education, with over 50 journals dedicated to this important topic.
Also covers adult education, continuing education, literacy standards, multicultural/ethnic education, teaching methods, and much more

Teacher Reference Center 
280 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators.

This version of ERIC is available as a database from EBSCO, so it can be searched along with Education Research Complete and Education Full Text.

ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)
This version of ERIC is maintained by U.S. Department of Education. Can be freely accessed by anyone; no username / password required.
Includes journal articles, research reports, curriculum and teaching guides, conference papers, dissertations and theses, and books dating back to 1966.

Nexis Uni (LexisNexis Academic)
This is the new platform for LexisNexis Academic. Use Nexis Uni to find state and federal cases and codes related to education.
It can also be used to find newspapers, wire services, broadcast transcripts, and company profiles.

Developmental and educational psychology, gifted and special education, classroom dynamics, academic learning and achievement, and curriculum. PsycNET, from the American Psychological Association, includes PsycARTICLES, PsycINFO, and PsycTESTS.

Psychology & Behavioral Sciences Collection (EBSCO)
Emotional and behavioral characteristics, psychology, psychiatry.

Dissertations & Theses Global (ProQuest)
The world's most comprehensive collection of full-text dissertations and theses on a variety of topics, including education

Academic Search Complete (EBSCO)
Articles in many disciplines, many from scholarly journals; extensive full text.

OmniFile Full Text Mega Edition (EBSCO)
Full-text articles on a wide variety of topics, including education

Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (ProQuest)
The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Includes descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics.

Finding Journals

Find an article and wonder if Simpson Library has access to the journal?


Ready, D. D. (2010). Socioeconomic disadvantage, school attendance, and early cognitive development: The differential effects of school exposure. Sociology of Education, 83(4), 271-286.

Sociology of Education is the title of the journal in which this article was published. This article is published in Volume 83, Issue 4, from 2010.

You need to use the library's Journal Search and type in the title of the journal (Sociology of Education), not the title of the article.

Once you find the journal, you will need to see if which database includes the volume / year of the article you want to find.

Test Reviews

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print
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