Education Subject Resources

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Databases:
  • Credo Reference: An excellent full-text integrated reference database. Contains linked searching to other resources and visual concept mapping. The BEST place to start!
  • ProQuest Central - Education:
    • Enter ProQuest Central and choose the icon for Education, or search the entire interface
    • Combine terms using AND, OR and NOT EX: "adolescents and athletics" will return results with both terms, "adolescents or teenagers" will return results with either term, and "education not educators" will get rid of anything about educators.
    • Clickable boxes for peer-reviewed and full-text content
    • Easily save, print, or email marked records and create citations for your bibliography.
    • Use our interlibrary loan form to order articles that are not full-text
  • ERIC: Education Resource Information Center, contains more than 1.3 million records and links to more than 323,000 full-text documents dating back to 1966.
  • Academic Search Elite: A large multi-disciplinary database with some education coverage.
    • Many journals in full-text, now in a new improved interface
    • Guided subject searching and easy clickable buttons for narrowing or widening your search.
Books:
  • Use the Quest and Mobius catalogs
    • Quest catalog includes CMU, Mo Valley, UCM and State Fair
    • Items from Quest usually arrive in 2-3 days and are checked out for 1 month.
    • MOBIUS catalog is state wide, items request arrive in 5-7 days and are checked out for 3 weeks.
    • Request items from off-campus using your name and student ID number.
Websites:

Stuck? Ask a librarian!

email: library@centralmethodist.edu
Phone: 660-248-6271 

 
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