EDUC 62000 Curriculum and Instruction in Elementary School Social Studies

Magazines and Journals

These periodical databases include articles from current event and popular magazines as well as scholarly journals:
Academic Search Premier
Academic OneFile
ProQuest Social Science Database
Alternative Press Index
Ethnic NewsWatch
War and Terrorism Collection
GenderWatch

These databases cover education and social sciences and include, primarily, scholarly articles:
ERIC (Ebsco interface)
ProQuest Education Database
Teacher Reference Center
SocINDEX with Full Text
ProQuest Social Science Database
PsycINFO

Newspaper resources

LIBRARY DATABASES
  • LexisNexis Academic   Regional, National, and International news. Includes news wires and transcripts.
  • National Newspapers Premier
    This database's detailed indexing will help you quickly find the news information you need. Each issue of each newspaper is indexed thoroughly, so researchers have access to not only top news stories but also the information contained on the various sections of the papers. The indexing covers not only complete bibliographic information but also companies, people, products, etc. (vendor: ProQuest) Newspapers file that includes BBC Monitoring.
  • InfoTrac Newsstand
    InfoTrac Newsstand provides access to more than 1,000 major U.S. regional, national and local newspapers as well as leading titles from around the world. (vendor: Gale)
  • Newspaper Source
    Provides access to both national and international newspapers, and contains abstracts and indexing from the following papers (cover to cover): the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Christian Science Monitor, and USA Today. Abstracting and indexing for all titles and full text for the Christian Science Monitor begins 1/1/95. Coverage includes everything except obituaries (exclusive of famous people), sports tables, ads/classifieds, stock prices, and weather. Additional data provided by Knight-Ridder/Tribune Business News: full text articles from 105 contributor newspapers. Additional data also provided by Knight-Ridder/Tribune News Service: full text articles from 40 contributor newspapers. Total coverage includes over 500,000 articles. (vendor: EBSCO)
  • New York State Newspapers
    A database of several newspapers published in the state of New York, including the Buffalo News, Herald American (Syracuse), Indian Country Today (Oneida), New York Daily News, New York Observer (NY), New York Post (NY), New York Times, Newsday (Melville), Post-Standard (Syracuse), Post-Star (Glens Falls), Times Herald-Record (Middletown), Times Union (Albany), and the Watertown Daily Times.  (vendor: Gale: this is a subset of InfoTrac Newstand)