Education

Encyclopedia of Distributed Learning

Alternative Titles
Encyclopedia of Distributed Learning (SAGE Reference Online)
Sage e-Reference , e Reference
Sage eReference
Description
This encyclopedia is broad in scope, topics ranging from historical predecessors of distributed education as we know it today to projections into the future, from classroom modifications to sophisticated technological devices, from infrastructure to ethics, from teaching skills to theories of pedagogy. Anna DiStefano, Kjell Erik Rudestam, Robert J. Silverman, editors.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
2004
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10707
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Encyclopedia of Bilingual Education

Alternative Titles
Sage e-Reference , e Reference
Encyclopedia of Bilingual Education (SAGE Reference Online)
Sage eReference
Description
Encyclopedia with over 300 entries on the use of two or more languages in teaching the K-12 curriculum of the United States. Josué M. González, editor.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
2008
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10705
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Cabell’s Directories of Publishing Opportunities

Alternative Titles
Cabell’s Directory of Publishing Opportunities Cabbell's Cabbells Cabells Cabbels Cabbel's
Cabell’s Directory of Publishing Opportunities
Cabell's Cabels Directories
Cabells Cabbels Cabbells
Description

These directories assist researchers by providing the publishing information of thousands of academic journals. Directories include information about the subject areas emphasized by each journal, type of review process, acceptance rate, number of reviewers, time required for review, and availability of reviewer comments. Some specific manuscript submission guidelines are also provided. Library subscribes to the Cabell's directories for business, education and psychology/psychiatry.

Type
Directory
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10655
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Educational Administration Abstracts (EBSCO)

Description
This datatbase includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. The index contains 60,000 records, which are carefully selected from the most important sources within the discipline.
Type
Article Index
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10553
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World Education Encyclopedia

Alternative Titles
World Education Encyclopedia (GVRL)
Gale Virtual Reference Library
Description

This 3-volume country-by-country survey of educational systems provides detailed essays on the histories, legal foundations, and primary and secondary educational systems of 233 countries. This updated and expanded edition gives users up-to-date coverage of reorganized educational systems and high-interest topics such as technological advances. Published 2002. Rebecca Marlow-Ferguson, editor.

Type
Encyclopedia
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10411
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Psychology of Classroom Learning An Encyclopedia

Alternative Titles
Part of the Gale Virtual Reference Library (GVRL)
Psychology of Classroom Learning An Encyclopedia (GVRL)
Description
Examines the fundamental psychological aspects of learning such as cognition, motivation, and emotion, as well as individual and environmental factors at work in the classroom. Explores how instruction and learning are affected by factors such as classroom management, multiculturalism, learning styles, home schooling, peer relationships, school culture, discipline, self-esteem, socioeconomic status, and more.
Type
Encyclopedia
Coverage
2009 edition
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10331
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Scholarships, Fellowships and Loans

Alternative Titles
Gale Directory Library
Description

An annually updated resource that provides more than 4,200 sources of education-related financial aid and awards at all levels of study. A section on federal financial aid supplies a quick summary of programs sponsored by the federal government. Also included is a state-by-state listing of agencies so users can see what's available in their home state. Written for professionals in education, students, and parents.

 

Type
Directory
Coverage
2010 - present (Online access to the latest annual edition, plus earlier editions back to 2010.)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10213
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Web of Science

Alternative Titles
Web of Science Core Collection, WoSCC, WSCC
ISI Web of Science, ISI Citation Indexes, WebOfScience, WoS, Web of Sci.
SCI, SCI-EXPANDED, SSCI, AHCI, A&HCI, CPCI, CPCI-S, CPCI-SSH, BCI, BKCI, BKCI-S, BKCI-SSH
Science Expanded, Social Sciences, Arts & Humanities, Conference Proceedings, and Book Citation Index
Description

Covering 12,000+ scholarly journals, plus selected books and published conference proceedings in all academic disciplines, the Web of Science Core Collection combines seven citation indexes which permit searching for articles that cite a known author or work, as well as searching by subject, author, journal, and author address:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED)
  • Social Sciences Citation Index (SSCI)
  • Arts & Humanities Citation Index (A&HCI)
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Science (CPCI-S)
  • Conference Proceedings Citation Index - Social Sciences & Humanities (CPCI-SSH)
  • Book Citation Index - Science (BKCI-S)
  • Book Citation Index - Social Sciences & Humanities (BKCI-SSH)
Type
Article Index
Coverage
1900 - (varies by index: 1900 - for Science and Social Sciences; 1975 - for Arts & Humanities, 1990 - for Conference Proceedings, 2005 - for Books)
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10165
Mobile Version
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ERIC [FirstSearch]

Alternative Titles
ERIC (OCLC)
Educational Resources Information Center
E*Subscribe
Description

Indexes journal articles, government publications and unpublished materials such as conference papers, reports, theses and more on education and related topics. (Unpublished materials not available online are available on microfiche in the Hatcher Graduate Library.)

Type
Article Index
Coverage
Over 2,000 titles. Incorporates all full text documents from the former E*Subscribe service. 1966 -
Stable URL
http://www.lib.umich.edu/database/link/10069
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