Applied Statistics & Research Methods
Children's & Young Adult Literature
High School Education
(article index, e-books)
As the most authoritative resource for the study of education, this bibliographic and full-text database covers scholarly research and information to meet the needs of education students, professionals and policy makers. This complete source of education scholarship covers all levels of education—from early childhood to higher education—as well as all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
1966-present. Covers both journal and non-journal literature in education. The non-journal ERIC documents are available in Michener Library on microfiche; some 1993 and newer ERIC documents are also available online.
From the American Psychological Association (APA). Covers both journal and book literature in psychology.
ABI/INFORM Global (ProQuest)
Articles from nearly 3,000 worldwide business periodicals, including the Financial Times and the Wall Street Journal.
Applied Science & Technology Source
This is the premier full-text resource for coverage of the research and development spectrum of the applied sciences and computing disciplines. This database offers accurate and diverse content that focuses on traditional engineering challenges & research, as well as research concerning the business and social implications of new technology.
Book Index with Reviews (EBSCOhost)
A comprehensive database that provides information on book, music, and video titles. Full-text searchable book reviews from Library Journal, School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, CHOICE, and others are included.
Includes Educational Curriculum & Methods, Educational Psychology & Administration, and Educational Technology & Library Science directories. These directories list scholarly journals, providing information such as manuscript guidelines, review information, and circulation data. To see directory information, click on "Member Area" in the upper right corner.
Children's Core Collection (EBSCOhost)
Search over 13,000 titles (including over 3,000 analytical entries for parts of collections or anthologies) in one easy-to-use database. Additional entries are seamlessly incorporated into the database as new books are added to the Catalog.
CINAHL (Cumulative Index to Nursing and Allied Health Literature) covers journals, books, and other materials in nursing and several allied health fields.
Communication & Mass Media Complete (EBSCOhost)
Journal articles in the fields of communication and mass media studies.
Current Index to Statistics
Indexes publications in statistics and related fields.
Produced by the American Economic Association. EconLit indexes and abstracts journal articles, essays, research papers, books, dissertations, book reviews, and working papers from 1969-present.
The Education & Information Technology Digital Library is a collection of peer-reviewed international journal articles and conference papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of educational technology and e-learning.
Education Index Retrospective (EBSCOhost)
1929-1983. Indexes over 500 English-language periodicals covering all aspects of education. For more current articles, use Education Source, listed below.
Education in Video
This is the first online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers. The collection contains 4,306 titles, equaling more than 1300 hours of teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms.
A database of lesson ideas, articles about teaching practices, curriculum resources, and professional development tools for math and science teachers.
Journal Citation Reports
(ISI Web of Knowledge) Journal Citation Reports allows you to evaluate and compare journals using citation data drawn from over 11,000 scholarly and technical journals. It is the only source of citation data on journals, and includes virtually all areas of science, technology, and social sciences.
Find state and national court cases.
Linguistics and Language Behavior Abstracts (ProQuest)
1973-present. Covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics, as well as various fields of linguistics.
MAS Ultra – School Edition (EBSCOhost)
Full text for more than 500 popular, high school magazines as well as reference books, biographies, images, and primary source documents.
Middle and Junior High Core Collection (EBSCOhost)
This database contains thousands of entries for nonfiction works, fiction, and collections for children and adolescents (readers in grades five through nine), plus review sources and other professional aids for librarians and school media specialists. Entries provide complete bibliographic data, price, subject headings, a descriptive annotation, and evaluative quotations from a review when available. The Catalog also includes entries for recommended electronic resources.
NBER Working Papers
1994-present. Economic Research disseminated by the National Bureau of Economic Research, a nonprofit, nonpartisan research organization.
Physical Education Index (ProQuest)
Articles from the popular press, peer-reviewed journals, and conference proceedings covering recreation, physical education, coaching and training, sports equipment, business and marketing, sport sociology/psychology, sport law, kinesiology, sports medicine, physical therapy, health education, and dance.
Articles from computing journals, including subjects such as database design, software development, web commerce, LANs, WANs, Intranets, and the Internet.
ProQuest Dissertations & Theses: Full Text
(dissertations and theses)
The most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses, with 2.7 million searchable citations to dissertation and theses from around the world from 1861 to the present. Over 1.2 million full text dissertations are available for download in PDF format, and over 2.1 million titles are available for purchase as printed copies. The database offers full text for most of the dissertations added since 1997 and strong retrospective full text coverage for older graduate works.
ProQuest Education Journals
Full text articles from leading journals in education and related fields. Also includes ProQuest's Career and Technical Education.
PsycTESTS, produced by the American Psychological Association (APA), serves as a repository for a growing selection of psychological tests and measures, including thousands of actual test instruments and test items that are available for immediate download and use in research and teaching. International in scope, PsycTESTS also provides access to an increasing number of tests that are available in languages other than English. PsycTESTS is an authoritative source of structured information about tests of relevance to psychologists and professionals in related fields such as psychiatry, management, business, education, social science, neuroscience, law, medicine, and social work. While focused on contemporary instances of test use, coverage spans more than a century.
Safari Books Online
A collection of technology-related online books. Click on View All Titles in the top menu bar to see the titles available to UNC Libraries.
SAGE Journals Online
Access to the online versions of SAGE journals in a wide variety of subject areas.
Senior High Core Collection (EBSCOhost)
More than 40,500 entries for fiction and nonfiction works, as well as recommended CD-ROMs, offer an abundance of choices, including listings of review sources and other aids for librarians and school media specialists. Entries provide complete bibliographic data, price, subject headings, a descriptive annotation, and evaluative quotations from a review when available. This resource covers works for people in grades nine through twelve.
SimplyMap is a mapping application that lets users develop interactive thematic maps and reports using thousands of demographic, business, and marketing data variables. You must create a personal login in order to use SimplyMap.
Sociological Abstracts (ProQuest)
1952-present. Covers journal articles, dissertations, books, and book reviews in sociology and related disciplines.
Social Sciences Citation Index (Web of Science)
(ISI Web of Science) Web of Science includes Arts & Humanities Citation Index (2004-present), Science Citation Index (1999-present), and Social Sciences Citation Index (1965-present). It offers bibliographic citations and cited references from a broad range of disciplines, and is useful as a citation analysis tool.
Special Ed Connection
Contains special education case law, statutes, regulations, and administrative rulings at federal and state levels. Request assistance at the Michener Reference Desk for the required username and password for use in Michener Library.
Testing & Education Reference Center (Gale)
(reference resource, tests)
Current information on colleges and universities, scholarships, and financial aid. Also includes a wide variety of test preparation eBooks and sample tests. Note: the actual standardized tests are not included in this product. For full access to this resource users will be prompted to register with Testing & Education Reference Center.
A current events database featuring full text for over 105,000 articles from diverse sources including international and regional newspapers, periodicals, biographies, public opinion polls, book reviews, pamphlets, and government information.
World of Learning (EuropaWorld)
The print edition of this internationally respected title was first published over 60 years ago and has become widely acclaimed as the premier source of information on the academic sphere world-wide.