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Subject: Higher Education databases

Higher Education research guide

Higher Education titles

  • Career & Technical Education Database   

    The database includes over 600 titles covering careers & vocations; trade & industry; technical resources; and job searching. Technical topics covered include: computing science, healthcare, building trades, auto mechanics, sales & retail, accounting, graphic design, and photography.

  • Chronicle of Higher Education   

    Higher education full-text weekly newspaper for faculty members and administrators back to 1995. On its own platform.

  • Education in Video: Volumes I & II   

    Education in Video provides resources for both new and experienced teachers, tools to increase their knowledge and skills, and for education faculty to link abstract theories of education to real-world students and classrooms.

  • Education Magazine Archive   

    Archive of magazines in the field of education, ranging from the early 20th to 21st centuries. The publications are aimed at teachers and other educational professionals and chart the evolution of educational policy, practice and theory. On the ProQuest platform.

  • Education Source   

    Database that indexes education literature back to 1929, with full text back to 1996. Adds unique content to merger of Wilson Education Full Text & Retrospective and EBSCO Education Research Complete. On the EBSCOhost platform.

  • Educator's Reference Complete (Gale OneFile)   

    This comprehensive resource covers multiple levels of education from preschool to college and includes virtually every educational specialty, such as bilingual studies, health, technology, and testing. The resource also includes information on issues related to administration, funding and policy in education. Educator's Reference Complete provides access to more than 1,100 periodicals that cover a wide range of subjects as well as 200 reports from the United States Department of Education. Topic categories include: arts and humanities, child and adolescent counseling, child development, computer networks, developmental disabilities, educational administration, educational psychology, family law, higher education, Hispanic studies, interpersonal relations, instructional technology, mathematics, professional development, secondary education, special education, teacher education, 21st Century skills, and more.

  • ERIC [Educational Resources Information Center] (Ebscohost)   

    ERIC (Education Resources Information Center) is an authoritative database of indexed and full-text education literature and resources. ERIC contains more than 1.6 million records and links to hundreds of thousands of full-text documents. It includes records for a variety of source types, including journal articles, books, conference papers, curriculum guides, policy papers and more. In addition, it provides an education-specific thesaurus that includes controlled vocabulary to help users find what they need.

  • JSTOR (Journal Storage Archive)   

    Multidisciplinary eJournal platform that provides complete back runs of journals in the following licensed collections: Arts & Sciences I-IV and VII, Life Sciences, Plant Sciences, Current Scholarship and Early Journal Content. On the JSTOR platform.

  • Pivot   

    Database of global academic funding opportunities and calls for papers, previously accessible through the COS Funding and COS Papers Invited products. On a ProQuest platform.

  • Sage Research Methods   

    Collection of books, reference works, journal articles, and instructional videos covering the full range of research methods used in the social and behavioral sciences, plus a wide range of methods commonly used in science, technology, medicine, and the humanities. Also includes interactive tools to assist in the planning of research projects and the exploration of methods.

  • Teacher Reference Center   

    Education indexing/full-text database that covers journal articles of interest to teachers. On the EBSCOhost platform.

  • Vocations and Careers (Gale OneFile)   

    This database contains a collection of periodicals supporting vocational education and career research. It provides support for finding the right career, enrolling in an appropriate institution of learning or training, searching for a job, and advancing in one's career through continuing education.


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