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  • Subject coverage: Science; social science; education; psychology; language and linguistics; arts and literature
  • Size/scope: over 17,000 titles
  • Type of content: journal articles, book reviews, conference proceedings
  • Level of access: Full text of over 10,000 titles.

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Association of Commonwealth Universities

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  • Subject coverage: Database of key contact information for over 500 commonwealth universities.
  • Size/scope: over 500 commonwealth universities
  • Type of content: key contact information
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Education Source

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  • Subject coverage: education and training
  • Size/scope: over 2,850 journals
  • Type of content: journal articles, books, conference proceedings
  • Level of access: full text for more than 1,800 journals and 550 books.

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ERIC

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  • Subject coverage: education
  • Size/scope: education database sponsored by the US Department of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement
  • Type of content: academic journal articles
  • Date range: 1966 - present
  • Level of access: abstract only.

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Higher Education Empirical Research (HEER)

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  • Subject coverage: education
  • Size/scope: journal articles, statistics and reports relating to UK higher education
  • Type of content: summaries of the latest published research on a range of topics related to higher education. It is intended for use by policy-makers, academics and researchers in higher education.
  • Level of access: full text; a one-off registration process is required to obtain a separate login.

PsycINFO

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  • Subject coverage: psychology
  • Type of content: academic journal articles
  • Date range: 1872 onwards
  • Level of access: some full text available.
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Research into Higher Education Abstracts

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  • Subject coverage: Higher Education
  • Size/scope: Published by Routledge on behalf of the Society for Research into Higher Education it covers the theory and practice of higher education
  • Type of content: international periodicals, books, monographs
  • Date range: 1996-
  • Level of access: Abstracts only.

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Taylor & Francis eBooks

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  • Subject coverage: collection of education and educational research e-books from Taylor & Francis Group (includes Routledge)
  • Size/scope: over 400 titles
  • Type of content: academic books
  • Date range: 1987-2014
  • Level of access: full text.

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Teacher Reference Center

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  • Subject coverage: Teaching
  • Size/scope: 270 of the most popular teacher and administrator journals and magazines to assist professional educators
  • Type of content: Journal articles
  • Level of access: Abstracts only.
Teacher Reference Center

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Web of Science

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  • Subject coverage: Arts, Humanities, Sciences and Social Sciences
  • Size/scope: Citation databases that allow searching for a specific article by subject, author, journal or author address. It is also possible to search for articles that cite a known author or work
    Web of Science consists of:
    Science Citation Index 1899-present
    Social Sciences Citation Index 1898-present
    Arts & Humanities Citation Index 1975-present
    Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science 1990-present
    Biosis Previews Archive 1969-2008
    Medline 1950-present
    Journal Citation Reports and Essential Science Indicators
  • Type of content: academic journal article
  • Date range: 1945-
  • Level of access: Some links to full text.

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