ERIC Education Resources Information Center (CSA) provides access
to more than 1.2 million abstracts of journal articles and other education-related
documents produced by practioners and researchers. In most cases, the Find it at CU icon will connect to a full-text version of journal articles. CSA also provides saved searches, email alerts and other
Included is full-text access to ERIC Documents
(ED) from 1996 to present. ERIC Documents from 1966-1993 are available on microfiche and can be
requested from Pascal using the ERIC Document request form.
ERIC is also available in a free web-based
Index with citations and summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations, and technical reports, covering psychology and the psychological aspects of related disciplines, such as medicine, psychiatry, anthropology, business, and law. Produced and copyrighted by the American Psychological Association.
CSA linguistics and language behavior abstracts
The database covers all aspects of the study of language including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax and semantics. Includes descriptive, historical, comparative, theoretical and geographical linguistics. Provides abstracts of journal articles and citations to book reviews drawn from over 1,500 serials publications, and abstracts of books, book chapters, and dissertations.
Includes comprehensive coverage of an international range of English-language
periodicals, monographs and yearbooks. Coverage includes about 79 journals
not covered by ERIC. Education Abstracts indexes articles from 1929
to present. In most cases, the Find it at CU icon will connect to a full-text version of journal articles. Access limited to four simultaneous users. Requires VPN software
to access off campus.
The ComAbstracts database contains abstracts of articles and books published in the primary professional literature of the communication(s) field as well as bibliographic records and audio materials.
Communication & mass media complete
CMMC database incorporates the content of CommSearch (formerly produced by the National Communication Association) and Mass Media Articles Index (formerly produced by Penn State) along with numerous other journals in communication, mass media, and other closely-related fields of study to create a reference resource encompassing the breadth of the communication discipline.
|Web of science
| An interdisciplinary online index that provides bibliographic citations for high impact journals in the disciplines of science, social sciences, and arts and humanities. Provides subject, citation, and title access. Includes access to current and retrospective bibliographic information from nearly 9,300 leading scholarly peer-reviewed journals. The database can be used to track resources cited in an article and to identify articles which cite an article or book. The "Find Related Records" feature enables users to find other articles that have cited the same sources. All three areas (sciences, social sciences, and arts and humanities) can be searched individually or in combination.
Full-text journal collections
a SAGE full-text collection
Includes the full text of 26 peer-reviewed journals published by SAGE
and participating societies distinguished by up to 40 years of backfiles,
and encompasses over 8,000 articles.
JSTOR arts & sciences IV
This is an archival collection (2003-earlier) including more than 50 major peer reviewed education journals including
those published by the American Education Research Association. This full-text collection does not contain the most recent publications.
The Libraries subscribe to numerous databases and choosing the right article database can be difficult. There are numerous types of databases some will provide citations and abstracts, some will also include full text, some will link to reference materials, and more.There are a few things to keep in mind:
All of these questions will help lead you to a relevant database. Keep in mind that there are a few types of databases.