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Search for a Specific Journal
The WNC Library subscribes to most of its journals online through its database subscriptions. To determine if the library subscribes to a particular journal online or in print, use the following search box.
Databases Focusing on Education
Educational Resources Information Center (ERIC)
supported by the U.S. Department of Education, provides full text of more than 2,200 digests along with citations and abstracts from over 1000 educational and education-related journals. This database contains more full-text ED documents.
Professional Development Collection
provides access to 440 full text journals oriented towards teaching.
Teacher Reference Center
Teacher Reference Center covers a variety of topics of interest to teachers, including best practices, curriculum development and school administration.
Academic Search Premier (EBSCOhost)
provides full text coverage for nearly 4,700 scholarly publications, including more than 4,000 peer-reviewed full-text journals. Coverage spans virtually every area of academic study.
Databases for Grades K-12
Education majors may want to explore the following databases oriented to K-12 students including:
Explora for Secondary Schools
A research tool for students in grades 6-12. Articles can be sorted by reading level. The database also includes a section for teachers with lesson plans, curriculum standards and scavenger hunts.
Explora for Primary Schools
Designed specifically for students in grades K-5, Articles can be sorted by reading level. The database also includes a section for teachers with lesson plans, curriculum standards and scavenger hunts.
Video introductions to using the databases found on this page are below.
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