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New York Times Best Sellers

Looking for some summer reading? Check out the New York Times Best Sellers Collection on Level A for lots of popular fiction and nonfiction titles.

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PsycTESTS

A one-of-a-kind repository of psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments from the American Psychological Association.

Black Studies in Video

A signature Alexander Street Press collection featuring award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States.

Naxos Music Library

A comprehensive collection of classical, jazz, world, classic rock, and nostalgia music. The Naxos Music Library provides access to more than 1,404,000 tracks.

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50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964

With the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the U.S. Government Printing Office is making the official, digital version of the law available on the agency’s Federal Digital System (FDsys).  The Civil Rights Act, signed into … Continue reading

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ProQuest databases unavailable 10PM Saturday -11AM Sunday, June 14-15

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May.

Special Collections & Archives Highlights: Emily Dickinson Letter

On this date 128 years ago, May 15, 1886, poet Emily Dickinson passed away in Amherst, MA. Special Collections is the repository for a letter that Dickinson wrote to a friend towards the end of her life. The notably reclusive … Continue reading

 

Subject Guides: Education

Core Databases

ERIC
Premier database in the field of education with more than 1.3 million records for journal articles, books, technical reports and more. information about this database

Other Recommended Databases

Search Central: Education
Search Central is a federated search engine for searching across Trexler Library's electronic resources from one simple interface. With this single search, you are combing through major Education databases all at once. The results are presented in a consolidated list. Additional options allow you to list results by topic and show you which databases hold your search results.

Academic Search Premier
Full text access to scholarly and non-scholarly publications in a wide variety of disciplines and subject areas. Also includes reviews of literature for children and young adults.

ASSIA: Applied Social Sciences Index and Abstracts
Indexes journals in sociology, psychology, political science, health, social work, education, and more.

Omnifile
A database with some full text articles covering various academic subjects including general sciences, humanities, social sciences, and business. Also includes reviews of literature for children and young adults.

PsycINFO
Premier database of scholarly and professional literature in psychology and related areas. information about this database

Sage Journals Online
Full-text access to over 500 journals published by Sage, providing wide coverage of scholarly publications in all disciplines, but particularly the social sciences. information about this database

SpringerLink
Over 1,700 journals from Springer-Verlag with coverage from 1997 to present. Subjects covered focus on the natural sciences, but also include significant titles in behavioral sciences, humanities, social sciences and law.

Popular Magazine and News Articles

LexisNexis Academic
Full text of thousands of newspapers, magazines, broadcast transcripts, business publications, legal materials, and more. information about this database

Library Catalogs

Trexler Library Catalog
To search for items held at Trexler Library, use the Trexler Library Catalog. Items listed in the catalog include books, journals, CDs, DVDs, VHS tapes, audiobooks, government documents, and more.

WorldCat
Search catalogs from libraries across the country and around the globe.  Items owned by Trexler Library show a Muhlenberg College Library icon.  Request items not owned by Trexler Library directly through WorldCat using the ILL (Interlibrary Loan) button. Items generally take 2-10 days to arrive.

Online Reference Sources

Credo Reference Online
Great education reference books are included in this reference sources databases. Search across all titles or narrow your search to just social sciences titles.

Print Reference Sources

Encyclopedia of American Education (3rd ed., 2007)
Call Number: 370.97303 U58e v.1-3

Encyclopedia of Education (2nd ed., 2003)
Call Number: 370.3 E56o v.1-8

World Education Encyclopedia: A Survey of Educational Systems Worldwide (2nd ed., 2002)
Call Number: 370.3 W927e v.1-3

Statistical Sources

American Factfinder
An interactive, searchable database from the US Census Bureau with population, housing, and business statistics at the country, state, county, city, and zip code levels.

ICPSR (Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research)
ICPSR maintains a data archive of more than 500,000 files of research in the social sciences. It hosts 16 specialized collections of data in education, aging, criminal justice, substance abuse, terrorism, and other fields.  Full access available only to Muhlenberg faculty, students, and staff who create accounts using their Muhlenberg email addresses.

Intute: Statistics and Data
Directory of high quality web content related to statistics and data.  All sources are selected and annotated by subject specialists.

National Center for Education Statistics
The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.

Websites

Educator's Reference Desk
Resource guides, lesson plans, and more from the Information Institute of Syracuse.

Gateway to Educational Materials
Provides access to teaching tools, lesson plans, assessments, and more found on federal, state, university, non-profit and commercial websites.

Intute: Education
Directory of high quality web content related to education.  All sources are selected and annotated by subject specialists.

Pennsylvania Department of Education

Thinkfinity
K-12 teaching and learning resources presented in "nine discipline-specific, standards-based Web sites. Each site includes lessons for teachers, activities to use in and out of the classroom, games for young children and teens, adult literacy resources and reference materials for anyone in the education field, as well as for parents and afterschool practitioners."

U.S. Department of Education: Topics from A to Z

Other Items of Interest

Interlibrary Loan
The Interlibrary Loan Office service provides access to materials not owned by Muhlenberg College. Interlibrary loan service supports the study and research needs of Muhlenberg College students, faculty, staff, alumni/ae, and some affiliates.

Citation Tools

Citation Guides
Find information on a variety of citation styles.

Zotero
Zotero is a "free, easy-to-use tool to help you collect, organize, cite, and share your research sources."  Download and learn more from http://www.zotero.org/.  Additional step-by-step instructions are available at http://www.muhlenberg.edu/library/help/techguides/zotero.pdf.



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Browse online journal titles by subject

Spotlight

New York Times Best Sellers

Looking for some summer reading? Check out the New York Times Best Sellers Collection on Level A for lots of popular fiction and nonfiction titles.

Featured Resources

PsycTESTS

A one-of-a-kind repository of psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessments from the American Psychological Association.

Black Studies in Video

A signature Alexander Street Press collection featuring award-winning documentaries, newsreels, interviews and archival footage surveying the evolution of black culture in the United States.

Naxos Music Library

A comprehensive collection of classical, jazz, world, classic rock, and nostalgia music. The Naxos Music Library provides access to more than 1,404,000 tracks.

News and Updates

02
Jul.

50TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS ACT OF 1964

With the 50th anniversary of the passage of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, the U.S. Government Printing Office is making the official, digital version of the law available on the agency’s Federal Digital System (FDsys).  The Civil Rights Act, signed into … Continue reading

12
Jun.

ProQuest databases unavailable 10PM Saturday -11AM Sunday, June 14-15

On June 14, 2014 ProQuest will make improvements to its internal systems to accommodate a growing number of users and to reduce the need for future downtime. ProQuest expects the products and platforms listed below to not be available from … Continue reading

15
May.

Special Collections & Archives Highlights: Emily Dickinson Letter

On this date 128 years ago, May 15, 1886, poet Emily Dickinson passed away in Amherst, MA. Special Collections is the repository for a letter that Dickinson wrote to a friend towards the end of her life. The notably reclusive … Continue reading