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UWI EDUCATION RELATED DATABASES ACADEMIC SEARCH ULTIMATE – EBSCOHOST Full text for journals covering the social sciences, humanities, general science, multi-cultural studies, education, and much more. AMERICAN PSYCHOLOGICAL ASSOCIATION (APA) Books® ECollections 2014

This resource provides electronic access to the full text of 38 APA-published scholarly and professional books in PDF format for the full copyright year 2014. Content includes psychology and related disciplines (including medicine, psychiatry, nursing, sociology, education, pharmacology, neuroscience, and physiology, among others). Please note that it does not include APA Style® products, Magination Press® children's titles, APA LifeTools® trade book titles, APA Handbooks in Psychology®, textbooks, encyclopedias, or other reference publications.


ProQuest Career & Technical Education is the definitive source for vocational information. The database includes nearly 600 titles, with more than 500 available in full text for quick access to research on virtually any technical topic.


The eBook Caribbean Collection is a highly focused eBook subscription collection featuring titles that address issues pertinent to studies of the Caribbean, West Indies, and Latin America. Subjects include history, music, literature, biology, political science, sociology, sports, language, and more


Caribbean Search is a multidisciplinary database that provides a comprehensive guide to English-language articles pertinent to the countries and people of the Caribbean region. The collection contains over 730 Caribbean focused scholarly journals, magazines, newspapers, reports and reference books making this the largest collection of full text content available to academic, school and public libraries in the region.

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CERIS is an information service of the School of Education, The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad. It provides access to information on education in the English-speaking Caribbean


The Children’s Law Library established as an annex to the website of the Faculty of Law Library, UWI, Cave Hill Campus is a UNICEF-funded project. The purpose is to provide easy access to the law relating to children in the CARICOM countries covered by the UNICEF Office for the Eastern Caribbean Area. The law for each State or Dependent Territory is up to date to mid- 2012. It is expected that the database will be updated on an annual basis.


This is a full text database that comprises of a searchable collection of over 150 online reference books from different publishers. It also includes a collection of art images. The reference books include encyclopaedias, dictionaries and thesauri covering many subject areas.


The Digital Commons Network brings together free, full-text scholarly articles from hundreds of universities and colleges worldwide. Curated by university librarians and their supporting institutions, the Network includes a growing collection of peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters, dissertations, working papers, conference proceedings, and other original scholarly work.


A service that offers online access to free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. A wide range of research subjects is covered in many languages.

EBOOKS - EBSCOHOST Access to UWI library’s eContent collection. eContent is the digital version of books, journals, and database content. Includes an Education collection.


A multi-database system that provides access to a number of databases.Take the Basic searching, Advanced searching I and Advanced searching II tutorials.


EBSCOhost Electronic Journals Service (EJS) is your gateway to online access to the electronic journals that are subscribed by the University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Campus Libraries from EBSCOHOST.


ProQuest Education Journals gives users access to over 900 top educational publications, including more than 600 of the titles in full text. The coverage spans the literature on primary, secondary and higher education as well as special education, home schooling and adult education.


Education Research Complete is the definitive online resource for education research. 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.


Educational Administration Abstracts includes bibliographic records covering areas related to educational administration, including educational leadership, educational management, educational research, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.


Provides full text articles to the library's subscribed Emerald journals and ebooks. This database covers all major management disciplines from marketing, human resources management, library and information management, training and education, economics, engineering, quality to operations management and more.

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ERIC: EDUCATION RESOURCES INFORMATION CENTER A guide to published and unpublished sources on thousands of educational topics. ERIC records include over 150,000 full-text documents at no extra charge. The database includes the ERIC thesaurus; a complete list of descriptive terms used by ERIC to index GALE VIRTUAL REFERENCE LIBRARY A database of encyclopedias, almanacs, and specialized reference sources for multidisciplinary research that enables you to search one reference book or search across the entire collection. HUMAN RESOURCES ABSTRACTS - EBSCOHOST Bibliographic records covering essential areas related to human resources, including human resource management, employee assistance, organizational behavior, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline. IGI GLOBAL A small e-book collection that focuses on education. Titles are also available in print in the SOE Library. INFORMAWORLD

InformaworldTM is a one-stop site hosting journals, eBooks, abstract databases and reference works published by Taylor & Francis, Routledge, Psychology Press and Informa Healthcare.


JSTOR offers both multidisciplinary and discipline-specific collections. The UWI library has access to the Arts & Sciences I, Arts & Sciences II, Arts and Sciences IV, Business I, 19th Century British Pamphlets and Language & Literature Collections.Take the Basic Search tutorial.


Project MUSE is a unique collaboration between libraries and publishers providing 100% full-text, affordable and user-friendly online access to over 300 high quality humanities, arts, and social sciences journals from 60 scholarly publishers

PROQUEST CENTRAL A full text database that covers a broad range of subjects including education. PROQUEST DISSERTATIONS AND THESES GLOBAL The world's most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world. It spans from 1743 to the present day and offers full text for graduate works added since 1997, along with selected full text for works written prior to 1997. It contains a significant amount of new international dissertations and theses both in citations and in full text. PROQUEST E-BOOK CENTRAL An online database of full texts of scholarly books. It contains a suite of reference tools and a rich collection that includes books, journals, magazines, maps, and other publications. Includes an Education collection. PsycARTICLES - EBSCOHOST Full text articles on current issues in psychology from respected sources, spanning from 1987 to the present. All journals included in this database are indexed in PsycINFO. PsycINFO - EBSCOHOST Summaries of journal articles, book chapters, books, dissertations and technical reports, in the field of psychology. Journal coverage, dates back to the 1800s, includes international material selected from periodicals in over 35 languages. Updated November 20, 2018

RESEARCH LIBRARY - PROQUEST Access to more than 4,000 periodicals from one of the broadest, most inclusive general reference databases ProQuest has to offer. Search from a highly-respected, diversified mix of scholarly journals, trade publications, and magazines covering over 150 academic disciplines. SAGE JOURNALS ONLINE SAGE is the world's 5th largest journals publisher. Its portfolio includes more than 1000 journals spanning the Humanities, Social Sciences, and Science, Technology, and Medicine, and more than 400 are published on behalf of learned societies and institutions

SOCIAL SCIENCE JOURNALS - PROQUEST Indexing and full text for hundreds of academic journals, providing extensive coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work and sociology. TAYLOR AND FRANCIS ONLINE Portfolio of 1,600-plus journals offers access to the latest peerreviewed research in journals and reference works. UWI PRESS eBooks A Caribbean eBook collection published by The University of the West Indies Press. Some of the areas covered are Caribbean history, Caribbean cultural studies, Caribbean literature, gender studies, education and political science.

VIOLENCE & ABUSE ABSTRACTS Bibliographic records covering essential areas related to violence and abuse, including family violence, sexual assault, emotional abuse, and other areas of key relevance to the discipline.

WILEY ONLINE LIBRARY A multidisciplinary collection of online resources covering life, health and physical sciences, social science, and the humanities. Access to over 4 million articles from 1500 journals, 9000 books, and hundreds of reference works, laboratory protocols and databases.

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