Wireless & Off-Campus Access
Most of the resources on these pages are licensed by UCSD. Wifi and off-campus access are restricted to students, faculty, and staff.
Databases for Education Journals
Start with Education Source and ERIC to search the education literature. Use
to get to the article full text, check the catalog for a print copy, or request if we don't have it.
Indexes more than 2,850 journals, with full text for more than 1,800. Also indexes 550 books and monographs, education-related conference papers, book reviews and over 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests. Search alone or with Academic Search Complete, Education Index Retrospective, Mental Measurements Yearbook, and/or Social Sciences Full Text.
Indexes the education literature, journal articles (EJ) as well as other documents (ED) like book chapters and conference proceedings. Some of the ED documents can be accessed online.
Additional databases that also index education journals.
Web of Science
Indexes 12,000+ journals in all subjects, with heavy emphasis in the sciences. For each record, you can view what the authors cited, who has since cited the article, and look for related articles based on common citations.
Academic Search Complete
Multidisciplinary database that indexes and abstracts articles in more than 10,900 journals, with full-text is available for over 5300 journals. Overlaps with Education Source.
Search engine of scholarly articles. Can work for "quick and dirty" searches, but poor for comprehensive searching. Very hard to sort/limit/refine search results. Will need proxy/VPN to get to most articles.