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Dissertations

Digital Dissertations/Abstracts and Full Text Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Indexes two-million dissertations from over one-thousand institutions, with citations from 1861-1980 and abstracts from 1980+. Includes the full text of most CUNY dissertations and post-1997 dissertations from other institutions. Database Guide (PDF)


Note: citations, abstracts, recent text

Subject Specific Resources

ERIC (Cambridge Scientific Abstracts version) Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled
Citations from over 600 education journals, 1966+.  ERIC documents, those with ED, not EJ, numbers, are available on microfiche on the second floor of the library from ED 000001 through ED 462533. Other ERIC documents may be available at the government's ERIC site. Database Guide (PDF).

Note: indexes education resources

Databases

Cabell's Directory of Publishing Opportunities in Educational Curriculum & Methods Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Information about scholarly publishing opportunities.
Note: scholarly publishing opportunities

Directory of Open Access Journals in Education (AERA) Unrestricted Resource
Includes links to electronic journals that are scholarly, peer-reviewed, full text and accessible without cost.

Multi-Database Search Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled Some full text available Resource contains images
This resource allows the simultaneous searching of all the full-text and bibliographic databases to which all of CUNY subscribes and all EBSCO databses, as well as the CUNY+ Online Catalog. It does not include the resources to which the Graduate Center subscribes separately. Database Guide (PDF)

Note: Search all CUNY-wide electronic resources simultaneously

ScienceDirect Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
1576 full text journals published 1980+; indexing and abstracting of all titles from Vol 1, issue 1. Full text links to GC/CUNY subscriptions. Primarily sciences and social sciences, but also some titles in the humanities, mostly in linguistics. Also see Scirus: For Scientific Information Only, which searches the Web and ScienceDirect at once.
Note: 1,576 science and social science journals

Academic Search Complete Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available Resource contains images
Interdisciplinary full-text database. Full text of over 8,700 journals, including 7.600 peer-reviewed journals, with indexing for another 4,000 titles.   While full text is available as far back as 1887 for a few titles, the text of most titles is available only for the past decade or two.  Also includes the text of books, conference papers, conference proceedings, and educational reports. Database Guide (PDF)

Note: text from over 8,700 journals in all disciplines

Cogprints Unrestricted Resource
Self-archive of psychology papers

Directory of Open Access Journals Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Over 3,200 online journals arranged by subject. Supported by SPARC and the Open Society Institute.
Note: free full-text journals

Education Full Text Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled Some full text available
Abstracts of articles from over 600 publications since June 1983 and full text of articles from over 350 publications, many beginning with 1996.
Note: over 200 journals

Education Index Retrospective Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only
Indexes 500 education periodicals from 1929 through 1983. This database may be searched in conjunction with Education Full Text, which includes articles from recent issues of 350 periodicals.
Note: citations 1929-1983

Education Research Complete Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Includes full text of nearly 1,200 journals and more than 500 books and monographs. Includes indexing for an additional 1,000 journals.
Note: 1,700 journals and books

Educational Curriculum & Methods Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Information about scholarly publishing opportunities.
Note: scholarly publishing opportunities

ERIC (EBSCO version) Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled
ERIC provides bibliographic citations from over 600 education journals from 1966 to the present. ERIC documents, those with ED, not EJ, numbers, are available on microfiche on the second floor of the library from ED 000001 through ED 462533. Other ERIC documents may be available at the government's ERIC site. Database Guide (PDF).

Note: indexes education resources

ICPSR: Interuniversity Consortium for Political & Social Research Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Social science data from the Institute for Social Research at the University of Michigan.
Note: social science data sets

Journal Citation Reports Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only
The number of articles published in journals indexed by the Web of Science and the number of citations to individual journals. This information may be viewed by journal name, subject, publisher, and country or territory. Be sure to choose science or social sciences before selecting a subject. Statistics are currently available for 2007 and 2008.
Note: Web of Science citation statistics

PsycArticles Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Covers general psychology and basic, applied, specialized, clinical, and theoretical research in psychology. Contains over 150,000 articles from 70 American Psychological Association journals and eight journals from related organizations from 1985 to the present. Also includes letters to the editor and errata. Database Guide (PDF)

Note: 70 APA journals

PsycInfo Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled
Abstracts of articles from nearly 2,000 journals in thirty-five languages since 1872 and abstracts of books and essays in books from 1987 to the present. Datatabe Guide (PDF)

Note: abstracts since 1872

SAGE Education Collection Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Full text of 36 SAGE education journals from 1917 to the present.
Note: 36 journals since 1917

ScienceDirect Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Full text from 1980 to the present for 1,576 journals and indexing and abstracting of all titles from their first issues. While all titles may be searched, CUNY has full-text access only for those journals to whose print versions either CUNY or SUNY subscribes. The green subscribed-journal icon indicates which are accessible in full text. Most of these journals are in the sciences and social sciences, but there are a few in the humanities, mostly in linguistics. To determine which are available in your discipline, click the Journals button at the top of the search screen. Select Subscribed Journals in the Display box and by Subject in the Sort box. Also see Scirus: For Scientific Information Only, which searches the Web and ScienceDirect at once. Database Guide (PDF)

Note: 1,576 science and social science journals

Social Sciences Citation Index Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled
Bibliographic citation, abstract, cited references, and times cited. These records are for articles in major social science journals from 1975 to the present. To search only this portion of Web of Science, scroll to bottom of search screen and check only Social Sciences Citation Index. Scopus is a similar citation index.  Database Guide (PDF)

Note: cited references since 1990

Social Sciences Full Text Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled Some full text available
Indexes English-language periodicals in the social sciences from 1983 to the present. Includes abstracts for articles published beginning January 1994. Includes full text from 250 periodicals.
Note: indexes articles since 1983

SocIndex with Full Text Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
This EBSCO database indexes 2,540 journals in the social sciences, with full text as far back as 1895 for 253 journals, as well as the text for an additional 72 journals, 547 books, and 6,711 American Sociological Association and American Society of Criminology conference papers.
Note: journals, books, conference papers

Sociological Abstracts Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only
Bibliographic citations from 2,600 journals concerned with sociology and related disciplines from 1963 to the present.
Note: indexes 2,600 journals

Web of Science Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled
The Graduate Center subscribes to the full run of Web of Science, covering the arts, humanities, sciences, and social sciences. After performing a search, click the Web of Science button for a complete record, which includes a bibliographic citation, abstract, cited references, and times cited.
Note: cited references in all disciplines

Wiley Online Library Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Full-text of more than 1,300 humanities, science, and social science journals published by Wiley and Blackwell.  Text is available for most journals beginning in 1997.

Note: over 1,300 journals

WorldCat (FirstSearch) Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only ArticleLinker enabled
Holdings of thousands of American and international libraries. Make ILL requests with the Find it! button. Searchable in English, French, and Spanish. See an online tutorial to the database. See also the freely accessible version of WorldCat. Database Guide (PDF)

Note: holdings of thousands of libraries; make ILL requests through Find it!

E-Books

NetLibrary Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Grad Center content includes:2,800+ electronic books and 3,400+ public-domain titles.

  • Books may be checked out for twenty-four hours.
  • Mac users must download a free PDF browser plug-in for off-campus use.

Note: 2,800+ scholarly books

PsycBooks Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
This American Psychological Association (APA) database provides the full text of more than 2,000 APA books published since 1950, including over 100 out-of-print titles. Also included are 1,500 archival resources from other publishers dating back to the 1660s and more than 1,500 entries from Encyclopedia of Psychology, published in 2000 by APA and Oxford University Press.
Note: 2,000 APA books

Reviews

PsycCritiques Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Book-review database produced by the American Psychological Association, featuring full text reviews of scholarly and professional books in psychology from 1956 to the present, as well as reviews from a psychological perspective of popular films and trade books.
Note: book reviews

Statistics & Data

Digest of Educational Statistics (NCES) Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Annual compilation of statistical data from the Dept. of Education on a broad range of educational topics.

Nation's Report Card (NCES) Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Reports of the national assessment of educational progress

State Education Data Profiles (NCES) Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
 State-wide data for all levels of education and selected demographic information.

ChildStats.gov Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Annual report on the well-being of children and families in the United States.

Associations

American Psychological Association Unrestricted Resource
Events, news, resources

Web Sites

Educational Psychology Resources Online (U of Alberta) Unrestricted Resource
Includes links to resources including psychology-related organizations, mailing lists, and general psychology sites on the Web.

Grants/Scholarships/Financial Aid

COS Funding Opportunities Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Grants, internships, graduate and post-graduate fellowships in all subject areas. Search by keyword; set alerts for relevant opportunites.

Note: grants, fellowships, internships

Foundation Directory Online Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Information about 20,000 large and mid-sized U.S. foundations and files for more than half-a-million grants. The Trustees, Officers, and Donors search field and its corresponding index allow users to search over 110,000 trustee, officer and donor names.

Note: covers 20,000 foundations

Foundation Grants to Individuals Online Campus Faculty, Staff and Students only Some full text available
Search for scholarships, fellowships, grants, awards, and other financial support for individuals, with more than 6,100 entries, updated quarterly., including detailed descriptions of approximately 2,000 programs which fund individual grant seekers. Accessible only in library. Users must ask reference librarian to log them in.
Note: financial-support sources

Grants.gov Unrestricted Resource Some full text available
Source for finding and applying for federal grants