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Education: Find Journal Articles

This guide will help you become familiar with the resources available at the Curriculum Materials Center in the School of Education Building.

Journal Finder Search Box



Use Journal Finder to search for any journal (print or electronic) in the Shepard Library collection. You must search by the journal title, NOT the article title.

Find Articles: Education-Related Databases

Shepard Library databases are reliable sources for a wide variety of information: journal articles, newspaper/magazine articles, reference material, statistics, and consumer information can all be found in a Subject Listing of Electronic Databases.

ProQuest Central
Covers all subjects: includes scholarly journal, news, and magazine articles.

CQ Researcher Online
Original reports on current news topics.
ERIC
Indexes over 750 journals in the field of education from 1966 to present and includes full text of ERIC Digests from 1967 to present.


SIRS Knowledge Source
Good database for researching current and controversial issues.

Education Research Complete
Education Research Complete is the definitive online resource for education research. This massive file offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full text education journals. It is a bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing. Education Research Complete also covers areas of curriculum instruction as well as administration, policy, funding, and related social issues. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,780 journals, as well as full text for more than 870 journals. This database also includes full text for 71 books and monographs, and full text for numerous education-related conference papers. 

Logging in from off campus?

WebVPN

For best results when searching databases and journals accessible through Shepard Library when off campus, log into WebVPN first.  Just enter your NCCU username and password and then select the library's home page from the list that appears.

How to Access WebVPN (tutorial)

WebVPN