Recommended by UNF Librarians:
Education Full Text, Educator's Reference Complete, and ERIC
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Ben's Guide to U.S. Government for Kids is brought to the World Wide Web as a service of the Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO). This site provides learning tools for K-12 students, parents, and teachers. These resources will teach how our government works, the use of the primary source materials of GPO Access, and how one can use GPO Access to carry out their civic responsibilities.
This rich resource covers fiction and nonfiction works, story collections, picture books and magazines recommended for readers in preschool through sixth grade. Professional literature for the children's librarian—both periodicals and books—is also covered. Selected and recommended by collection development specialists, books within Children’s Core Collection encompass a wide variety of topics, including social sciences, science, math and reading.
Full access to online edition for UNF students, faculty and staff. The Chronicle covers all aspects of higher education.
Years Available: Current
Citations and abstracts
of UNF students' dissertations and theses, as well as the full text in PDF
format, when available.
Citation index with
abstracts. Abstracts for doctoral dissertations begin July 1980 and for
masters theses beginning spring 1988. Comprehensive source of information on
dissertations and other research manuscripts written by advanced degree
candidates from over 1,000 participating institutions. Copyright University
Years Available: 1861 - current
View: Online information
A collection of over 50,000 ebooks
covering many topics. It includes academic, scholarly books, encyclopedias and
View: Information about EdITLib
Education Full Text indexes and abstracts articles of at least
one column in length from English-language periodicals and yearbooks published
in the United States and elsewhere. English-language books relating to education
published in 1995 or later are also indexed. Abstracting coverage begins with
January 1994. Abstracts range from 50 to 300 words and describe the content and
scope of the source documents. Full-text coverage begins in January
Years Available: 1994 to current
By combining H.W. Wilson’s
high-quality subject indexing with both companies’ (EBSCO’s
and Wilson’s) extensive full-text education content,
users will find the most comprehensive and most relevant
search results.Includes content fromEducation Abstracts, Education
Index Retrospective, Education Full Text, Education
Research Completeand more than 200 additional
full-text journals not previously available in any
Educator's Reference Complete is a selection of more than 450 full-text academic journals, hundreds of full-text reports, and many premier reference sources. Included content focuses on educational principles, child development and psychology, and best practices in education. Majority of the full-text titles included are also found in the ERIC database.
Access to fulltext articles from over 130 journals published by Emerald. Subjects covered include business and industry, education, library science, and engineering.
A lock beside the title indicates that UNF does not subscribe to the journal. Click on the title and then the Linksource icon for other access options.
Years Available: 1988 to current
The English Short Title Catalogue (ESTC) lists over 460,000 items published between 1473 and 1800 mainly in Britain and North America. The items are mainly, but not exclusively, in English and are found in the collections of the British Library and over 2,000 other libraries.
The ERIC database
provides access to information from journals included in the Current Index of
Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. The database contains
more than 1,194,000 records and links to more than 200,000 full-text documents
from ERIC. The database lists citations and abstracts for over 1,000
comprehensively indexed educational and education-related journals, primarily
American, along with some Canadian and British publications.
Effective October 1, 2004 more than 107,000 full-text non-journal documents (issued 1993-2004), previously available through fee-based services only, are available for free.
Years Available: Varies
The selective list presented in this collection features classic and
contemporary works of fiction recommended for a general adult audience,
written in or translated into English. The best authors and their most
widely-read works in literary and popular fiction—old and new—are
listed, including mysteries, science fiction, fantasy, Westerns and
Graphic Novels Core Collection highlights recommended titles with descriptive and evaluative annotations, plus cover art. Features include: Comprehensive annotations, including review excerpts and awards the title has won, All titles searchable by author, title, subject, genre and grade level, Applied standards for rating material by age appropriateness, Cover art, delivering important insights into the suitability of each novel.
JSTOR Collection Descriptions
The films in the Media Education Foundation (MEF) Collection encourage critical thinking about the social, political, and cultural impact of American mass media.
Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY), produced by the Buros Institute at the University of Nebraska, provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,000 contemporary testing instruments. MMY reviews standard published tests in achievement, development, education, art, math, neuropsychology, personality, reading, vocations, and social studies. All MMY entries contain descriptive information (e.g., test purpose, publisher, pricing) and edited review(s) written by leading content area experts. To be included in the MMY, a test must be commercially available, be published in the English language, and be new or revised since it last appeared in the series. MMY provides coverage from Volume 9 to the present.
Years Available: Volume 9 - current
This Collection is a selective list of fiction and non-fiction books recommended for children and young adolescents (grades 5 through 9), along with review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists. Selected and recommended by collection development specialists in library service to young people, listed books encompass a wide variety of topics for youth.
A collection of educational journals picked for their relevance in the modern world for todays professional.
Full text of over 300 journals in the humanities and social
UNF has access to all the journals with the green icon.
PsycTESTS provides access to thousands of actual test instruments, most of which are available for immediate download and use in teaching and research. PsycTESTS is an authoritative source of structured information about tests of interest to a variety of fields, and while focused on contemporary instances of test use, has coverage that spans more than a century.
Peer-reviewed journals in Communication Studies, Criminology, Education, Health Sciences, Management & Organization Studies, Materials Science, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, and Urban Studies & Planning published by SAGE Publications and participating societies.
UNF does not subscribe to all the journals in this database.Select "Sage Journals Available to Me" on the search page
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Years Available: Coverage varies
Wilson's Senior High Core Collection is selective list of books recommended for young people in grades 9 through 12 is invaluable for collection development and maintenance, reader's advisory and curriculum support in the high school library. Senior High School Core Collection lists review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists.
This set lets you search or select from a list of ProQuest databases focused on the social sciences.
Produced by the Buros Institute of Mental Measurements at the University of Nebraska, Tests in Print, TIP, serves as 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 dates, and test authors.
a multidisciplinary collection of streaming video that covers the following areas and more: art,
architecture, business, counseling and therapy, dance, economics, education,
ethnic studies, ethnography, gay and lesbian studies, health, history,
humanities, law and public safety, literature, opera, philosophy, political
science, rehabilitation and sports medicine, feature films* (including
contemporary world cinema and silent films), psychology, religion, science,
theater, musical performance, and women’s studies.
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