Education Databases

Academic OneFile - Peer-reviewed, full-text articles from world’s leading journals and reference sources.

Academic Search Complete - Multi-disciplinary database provides full text for nearly 6,800 scholarly publications with coverage in virtually every subject area updated daily. Academic Search Premier is a section of this database.

Academic Search Premier (AVL) - Multi-disciplinary database provides full text for nearly 3,500 scholarly publications with coverage in virtually every subject area updated daily. Academic Search Elite is a section of this database.

Becomeopedia.com - Description about various professions, the process and training needed to become a particular profession, along with salary and potential career paths.

Cabell’s Education Directories - Directories of academic journals for the following areas: educational curriculum and methods, educational psychology and administration, and educational technology and library science.

Camellia Net - Shared e-audiobook and Adobe e-book collection.

Career Library (AVL) - Resource to help prepare for college or the workforce.

CareerOneStop - Tools to help job seekers, students, businesses, and career professionals.

Child Care and Early Education Research Connections - Policy and research concerning early childhood education including reports, papers, fact sheets, briefs, executive summaries, datasets, instruments, and measures.

Chronicle of Higher Education Online - Online version of “Chronicle of Higher Education” including searchable archive.

Colleges, College Scholarships, and Financial Aid Page - Links to scholarship search sites on the Internet. Users will need to create their own username and password to access these resources.

Curriculum Resource Center - Library of printable teacher-handout material for middle, high school, and junior college curriculum.

eBook Collection (EBSCOhost) - Collection of electronic books (e-books) which are also accessible via HORNETCat. Formerly known as NetLibrary.

EBSCOhost Electronic Journal Service - Gateway to electronic journal articles that can be searched by subject, title, author or text word.

Education Full-text - Full-text articles (from 244 journals), abstracts (from 528 journals), and page images regarding education-related topics.

Education Research Complete - Education research with full-text from journals, books, and conference papers.

Education Resource Organizations Directory  - Addresses, e-mails, and websites of U.S. state and territory education agencies.

Educator’s Reference Complete - More 400 full-text journals focusing on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education.

Electronic State Publications Collection of Alabama - Various publications from many agencies, boards, and commissions within Alabama state government.

Encyclopedia of Alabama - History, culture, geography, and natural environment of Alabama.

ERIC - Free searches of all ERIC documents and journal articles with downloading and viewing possible for ERIC documents from 1993 to the present. Supersedes EDRS.

ERIC (EBSCO) (AVL) - Citation and abstract information for ERIC documents and journals with linked full-text to ERIC documents from 1993 to the present along with journals located in other EBSCO databases.

Federal Digital System - Electronic access to information products produced by the Federal Government’s Government Printing Office.

First Search - Comprehensive resource covering arts and humanities, business and economics, general science, life sciences, social sciences, medicine and health sciences. Databases include WorldCat, ArticleFirst, and PapersFirst.

General OneFile (AVL) - Comprehensive news and periodical article source from 1980 to the present.

JSTOR - JSTOR (Journal Storage) Arts & Sciences I and IV consist of an archive of over 200 refereed, scholarly journals.

Lexis Nexis Academic - A comprehensive full-text database covering business, news, legal, company, and medical information.

Library, Information Science & Technology Abstracts (AVL) - Indexes more than 500 core journals in librarianship, classification, cataloging, online information retrieval, and information management.

Library Literature and Information Science Full-Text - Abstracts from as well as some full-text of periodicals, e-books, e-journals, proceedings, pamphlets and library school theses regarding librarianship.

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print - Information on psychological tests and measurements.

MLA Bibliography - Detailed bibliography of journal articles, books and dissertations related to  literature, language and linguistics, folklore, literary theory & criticism, and dramatic arts.

Occupational Outlook Handbook Online - Most current edition of this career information and work conditions resource.

Oxford Journals Online - Oxford University-published journals which cover a wide range of subjects including biology, economics, health sciences, political science, social work, and technology.

Peterson's.com - Free access to information on colleges and universities, graduate programs, distance learning, career education, summer camp resources, private secondary schools, and executive education programs.

Professional Development Collection (AVL) - Highly specialized collection of nearly 360 full text journals, designed for professional educators.

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses - Contains citations for dissertations starting with 1861, abstracts for dissertations from 1980, abstracts for master's theses from 1988, and full-text access to dissertations (via PDF) from 1997 to the present. Previously named Digital Dissertations.

PsycARTICLES - Full-text access of nearly all publications of the American Psychology Association.

Science Direct - Abstracts and full-text articles (along with backfiles) in a variety of subject areas covering physical sciences, engineering, life sciences, health sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

Science.gov - Science information provided by U.S. government agencies, including research and development results.

Sports Reference - Statistics and resources for sports fans.

Springer E-book Collection: Behavioral Science - Behavioral science-related books published in 2011 (69), 2012 (66), and 2013 (93).

Student Research Center (AVL) - Various sources (biographies, country reports, magazines, newspapers, online dictionaries) useful for research. Replaces MAS Fulltext Ultra.

Tuition Funding Sources - Information about scholarships, financial aid, colleges, online degree programs, and careers as well as a career personality test. Registration is required.

Vocational and Career Collection (AVL) - Full-text for over 170 vocational and general periodicals.

WestLaw Campus - Legal resources (cases, statutes, regulations) and references which include include encyclopedias, research guides, famous documents, and preparation for law school.

Wiley Online Library - Full-text access to over 500 online journals and over 700 e-books in business, law, education, and the sciences (health, life, physical, and social).