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For help using these resources, contact Elyse Sanche, Education Librarian, at 778.782.7419 or eneufeld@sfu.ca

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  1. A bibliographic and full-text database covering scholarly research and information for education.
  2. A comprehensive Psychology research database. Over 3.9 million items indexed, including journal articles, books, and dissertations.
  3. Search specifically for scholarly literature.
    Should you encounter an error message, you can also obtain full text links to SFU Library resources, by going to Google Scholar and clicking on More - Settings - Library links. Then type and select Simon Fraser University - Where can I Get This? and Save.
    OR use the Off Campus and Wireless Access Bookmarklet to gain access to the full text on publisher sites.
  4. Education and education-related journals, research reports, and curriculum materials.

Other Resources

  1. Multidisciplinary index to academic & popular journals.
  2. Canadian government publications.
  3. Indexing & abstracts for over 550 journals in the fields of communication, mass media studies, linguistics and film including full text for over 400 journals.
  4. Online videos of counseling and therapy sessions.
  5. An online collection of streaming video developed specifically for training and developing teachers.
  6. 3,800 full text articles covering anthropology, economics, political science, psychology, and sociology and more.
    This resource has been updated. See the second edition, published in 2015.
  7. Authoritative, foundational, interdisciplinary knowledge across the wide range of behavioral and social sciences fields
  8. Peer-reviewed and published international journal articles and proceedings papers on the latest research, developments, and applications related to all aspects of Educational Technology and E-Learning.
  9. Covers research in linguistics, language and speech, language and hearing pathology.
  10. Secondary school audience.
  11. Watch hundreds of NFB films online, including documentaries, animation and alternative dramas.

    Authorized Users may access the Website and the Content outside of the premises of Subscriber’s educational institution solely for bona fide educational and research purposes, including presentations by student teachers conducted as part of a practicum.

  12. Resources for teachers.
    Restricted to current students, faculty and staff.
  13. The "most comprehensive and heavily traveled education resource on the Internet".
  14. This database is the world’s most comprehensive collection of dissertations and theses from around the world, spanning from 1743 to the present day.
  15. APA and CPA journals in online full text.
  16. Index of psychological tests, measures, scales, surveys, and other assessment tools. In most cases actual test or test items provided, but without scoring key information.
  17. Full text encyclopedia articles on philosophers, philosophical themes, world philosophies, and world religions.
  18. Access to research methods online from books and numerous reference sources.
  19. Theoretical and applied sociology, social science, and policy science.
  20. "Where to study what in Canada."
  21. Indexes core journal articles, conference proceedings, and other resources in the sciences, social sciences, arts, and humanities, can be used for citation analysis of research.
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