This guide provides resources for students in Lisa Horton's WRIT 3140 Advanced College Writing : Human Services.
Last Updated: Feb 20, 2015
Educator's Reference Complete (Gale)
Focuses on educational principles, child development, psychology, and best practices in education. Paid for by Electronic Library of Minnesota.
Paid for by Electronic Library of Minnesota. Education Research Complete (EBSCO)
Education Research Complete covers topics that include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education, and testing.
Professional Collection (Gale)
Includes more than 300 full text journals for educators.
Professional Development Collection (EBSCO)
Designed for professional educators. Access to nearly 520 high quality education journals.
Paid for by Electronic Library of Minnesota. ERIC (ProQuest)
Index to educational materials.
ERIC contains more than 1,282,000 records and links to more than 314,000 full-text documents.
Paid for by Electronic Library of Minnesota. ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)
Full-text for many ERIC (ED) documents, 1996 - present
Health Source: Nursing/Academic Edition (EBSCO)
Provides nearly 550 scholarly full text journals focusing on many medical disciplines. Also features the Lexi-PAL Drug Guide.
Paid for by Electronic Library of Minnesota. LLBA (Linguistics & Language Behavior Abstracts)
Index to citations and abstracts about the nature and use of language.
EBSCO MegaFILE is comprised of EBSCO’s Academic Search Premier, Business Source Premier and Regional Business News databases.
Paid for by Electronic Library of Minnesota. PsycINFO (ProQuest)
Indexes more than 1,400 journals on psychology, psychiatry, sociology, education, linguistics and physiology.
PubMed -- UMD Students, Staff & Faculty
Indexes articles on medicine, nursing, dentistry, veterinary medicine, and health care. Full text access to articles subscribed to by UMD Library.
Social Services Abstracts (ProQuest)
Indexes current research articles focused on social work, human services, social welfare, social policy, and community development.
Social Work Abstracts (EBSCO)
Indexes articles in the social work profession and areas of service.
SPORTDiscus with Full Text (EBSCO)
Sports medicine, sports science, physical education, kinesiology, coaching, disabled persons, physical fitness, physical therapy, nutrition, exercise physiology, sport and exercise psychology, recreation, allied health, occupational health and therapy, public health and more. References from journal articles, books, book chapters, and conference proceedings.
Women's Studies International (EBSCO)
Provides access to Women's Studies core disciplines and to the latest studies in feminist research.
Business Source Premier (EBSCO)
Provides full text for scholarly business journals covering management, economics, finance, accounting and international business.
Paid for by Electronic Library of Minnesota. PsycARTICLES (ProQuest)
Full-text database covering general psychology and specialized basic, applied, clinical and theoretical research in psychology.
Psychology Journals (ProQuest) Databases by Subject
Search by the databases recommended by the subject librarian in the their field.
Databases by Title
List of UMD databases by title.
Allows you to locate the full text of an article, search the UMD Library catalog, and provides an Interlibrary Loan (ILL) request form for items the library does not own.
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