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Education

Academic Leader
Academic Leader is an informative newsletter that provides ideas and insight to educators. Published 12 times per year Academic Leader can help educators lead and manage change, promote faculty development, set academic priorities and much more.

Book Collection: Nonfiction-Elementary School Edition (EBSCOhost)
A cross-curricular database which provides abstracts and searchable text for 1,290 popular nonfiction books. Book Collection: Nonfiction-Elementary School Edition includes high interest titles on animals, weather, holidays, adventure, sports, Native Americans, United States, Canada, biographies, nature, civics and more.

Book Collection: Nonfiction-High School Edition (EBSCOhost)
A cross-curricular database which provides abstracts and searchable text for 2.448 popular nonfiction books. Book Collection: Nonfiction-High School Edition includes high interest titles on careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies, music, science, history, civics and more.

Book Collection: Nonfiction-Middle School Edition (EBSCOhost)
A cross-curricular database which provides abstracts and searchable text for 3,089 popular nonfiction books. Book Collection: Nonfiction-Middle School Edition includes high interest titles on careers, health, life skills, ethnicity, disabilities, adventure, sports, technology, biographies,history, science, women, civics and more.

Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Online version of Cabell’s Print Directory of Publishing Opportunities (includes Accounting, Economics & Finance, Management and Marketing, Educational Curriculum & Methods, Educational Psychology & Administration, Educational Technology & Library Science and Psychology & Psychiatry directories) which provides updated current information on the addresses, phone, e-mail and websites for a large number of journals. The company aims to provide information on publication guidelines and review information.

Children's Core Collection
Covers fiction and nonfiction works, story collections, picture books and magazines for readers in preschool through sixth grade. Children's Core Collection encompasses a wide variety of topics, including social sciences, science, math and reading.

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD)
CLCD is a complete source of information about children's books and a tool for leading you to the best books. There are more than 150,000 reviews of children's books--all full text searchable from 27 sources of reviews including The Cooperative Children's Book Center [CCBC] which originates in Madison.

Chronicle of Higher Education Online
The Chronicle of Higher Education is a source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty and administration in the United States, Canada, and abroad.

ComDisDOME (1997- )
ComDisDOME is a continuously updated information service developed by Communication Sciences and Disorders educators and professionals for educators, clinicians, researchers and students in the fields of Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology. It contains over 130,000 citations from over 125 journals in the field and searches multiple content sources, including books and dissertations.

Dictionary of American Regional English (DARE)
Online version of the multi-volume reference work that documents words, phrases, and pronunciations that vary by regions in the United States. DARE is based on face-to-face interviews and other written materials such as diaries, letters, newspapers.

ECB VideoLink
ECB VideoLink provides streaming and downloadable video programs featuring educational video programs from art to zoology and include series designed for use in pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade classrooms. From Badgerlink.

ECB VideoLink Science Images and Animations
ECB VideoLink Science Images and Animations provides streaming and downloadable video programs featuring educational video programs featuring topics in biology, chemistry, earth and space science, physical science and environmental science and include series designed for use in pre-kindergarten through 12th-grade classrooms. From Badgerlink.

Educational Administrative Abstracts (EBSCOhost)
Educational Administration Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, management, research and other key areas. The index contains more than 66,000 records.

Education Research Complete (EBSCOhost)
Education Research Complete is the definitive online resource for education research. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,500 journals, as well as full text for more than 750 journals, and includes full text for more than 100 books and monographs, and for numerous education-related conference papers.

Education Source (EBSCOhost)
Offers full text for more than 1,700 journals, 550 books and monographs, education-related conference papers, citations for over 4 million articles including book reviews. Coverage spans all levels of education from early childhood to higher education and includes specialties such as multilingual education, health education and testing.

Encyclopedia Britannica
The complete encyclopedia, with related Internet sites and more.

Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition PreK-12
Encyclopedia Britannica School Edition offers encyclopedias and related materials for students of all levels. Users can also take advantage of the Learning Materials collection which includes educational exercises, activities and study guides. From BadgerLink.

ERIC (EBSCOhost)
The ERIC database is the world's largest source of education information. The database contains more than 950,000 abstracts of documents and journal articles on education research and practice. Andersen Library owns the microfiche set of the ERIC ED documents plus they are starting to be available partial/full text on the Internet.

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The ERIC database is the world's largest source of education information. The database contains more than 950,000 abstracts of documents and journal articles on education research and practice. Andersen Library owns the microfiche set of the ERIC ED documents plus they are starting to be available Partial/Full Text on the Internet.

Films on Demand - Digital Educational Video
Films on Demand is a state-of-the-art streaming video platform offering access to over 6,000 videos from Films for the Humanities & Sciences.

JSTOR Arts & Sciences I, II, III & IV Collection
JSTOR is an electronic journal archival project which provides full-text access to complete runs of back issues of scholarly journal titles in 10-15 fields. The Arts & Sciences I Collection currently offers access to about 117 journals in these disciplines: Anthropology, Asian Studies, Ecology, Economics, Education, Finance, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Political Science, Population Studies, and Sociology. The Arts & Sciences II Collection is a multi-disciplinary collection containing journals and disciplines that complement those in the Arts & Sciences I Collection. It includes 122 journals, in disciplines such as History, Economics, Asian Studies, Classics, Archaeology, and African, Latin American, Slavic and Middle Eastern Studies. The Arts & Sciences III Collection focuses on the arts and humanities and contains 150 titles. The collection makes available additional journals in language and literature, as well as important titles in the fields of music, film studies, folklore, performing arts, religion, and the history and study of art and architecture. JSTOR Arts & Sciences IV Collection has a strong focus on business, education, and law and also includes titles in psychology and public policy and administration.

Kraus Curriculum Development Library
A searchable database of curricula, frameworks, and standards that brings together educational objectives, content, instructional strategies, and evaluative techniques for all subjects covered in PreK-12 and Adult Basic Education.

LearningExpress Library
LearningExpress Library provides online practice tests, courses and eBooks to improve test preparation and test taking skills. From Badgerlink

Library & Information Science Source (EBSCOhost)
Includes full text for more than 460 publications and indexing for hundreds of high-quality journals, books, research reports and proceedings covering information on librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more.

Literary Index
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Literary Index is a master index to the printed editions of the 43 literary series published by Gale. These series contain complete biographies on authors and critical essays on their writings.

MAS Ultra-School Edition (EBSCOhost)
Designed specifically for high school libraries, this database provides full text for nearly 550 popular general interest and current events publications with information dating back as far as 1975 for key magazines. MAS Ultra - School Edition also provides nearly 550 full text pamphlets, 237 full text reference books, 91,600 biographies, 75,000 primary source documents, and an image collection of 107,135 photos, maps and flags. It is updated daily.

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print (EBSCOhost)
Mental Measurements Yearbook provides test users with descriptive information, references, and critical reviews of tests. Tests in Print (TIP) is produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska and is a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s).

Middle Search Plus (EBSCOhost)
Middle Search Plus provides abstracts and indexing for over 170 magazines, and searchable partial/full text for over 52 of the most frequently used magazines in middle school libraries, including 115 pamphlets, and also offers Essential Documents of American History. This database is specially designed for middle schools, K-8 and large elementary schools, and covers the majority of a middle school library's periodical collection.

Middle & Junior High Core Collection
Middle & Junior High Core Collection is a selective list of fiction and non-fiction books recommended for children and young adolescents (grades 5 through 9). It includes review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists.

NoveList (EBSCOhost)
NoveList is a Reader Advisory database of over 155,000 fiction titles for readers of all ages.

NoveList K-8 (EBSCOhost)
NoveList K-8 contains enhanced subject access for over 60,000 fiction titles aimed at the K-8 population. Full-text reviews from sources like School Library Journal and Booklist are available for many titles

Primary Search (EBSCOhost)
Primary Search Plus is designed specifically for elementary school libraries and public library children's rooms. Updated monthly, this database provides the Full Text of over 40 magazines for young readers and abstracts and indexing for over 120 magazines. With 109 full text pamphlets, this database provides wonderful opportunities for children to research information quickly and easily, and to acquire searching skills at an early age. It also includes three Funk & Wagnalls publications, the New World Encyclopedia, the World Almanac for Kids and the World Almanac of the USA.

Professional Development Collection (EBSCOhost)
Professional Development Collection, designed for professional educators, provides a highly specialized collection of over 550 full text journals, including more than 350 peer-reviewed titles. In addition to full text, indexing and abstracts are provided for more than 800 journals. The majority of full text titles included in the database are available in native (searchable) PDF, or scanned-in-color. Full text information dates as far back as 1965.

PsycARTICLES (EBSCOhost)
Provides full text articles on current issues in psychology from respected sources, spanning from 1988 to the present. PsycARTICLES includes more than 25,000 full-text articles from 42 journals published by American Psychological Association and allied organizations. All journals included in this database are indexed in PsycINFO.

PsycINFO (EBSCOhost)
PsycINFO contains citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, and books in psychology, as well as psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, physiology, linguistics, anthropology, business, and law. Includes PsycLit database.

Sage Premier Journals Online
SAGE Premier provides electronic access to 408 peer-reviewed, full-text journals Business, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology and Medicine. (94,000+ articles).

Sears List of Subject Headings (EBSCOhost)
Sears List of Subject Headings is a thesaurus-like database delivering a core list of headings, together with patterns and examples to guide in the creation of further headings.

Senior High Core Collection
Senior High Core Collection is a selective list of books recommended for young people in grades 9 through 12. It contains review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists.

Soundzabound
Soundzabound is a royalty free music library which offers a variety of music, audio themes and sound effects for grades K - 12 and universities.From BadgerLink.

SPORTDiscus with Full Text (EBSCOhost)
Restricted to 4 users at a time
Provides full text for more than 490 journals indexed in SPORTDiscus with coverage back to 1985.

TeachingBooks
TeachingBooks offers original, in-studio movies of authors and illustrators, audio excerpts of professional book readings, guides thousands of titles and a wealth of multimedia resources on children's and young adult literature. From Badgerlink.

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