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AtoZ the World World Trade Press More info...

AtoZ the World


Publisher: World Trade Press

AtoZ the World is an enormous resource providing comprehensive information about 175 countries. Each country has 107 modules covering such topics as culture and customs, food, religion, language, maps, commerce... just about anything you can think of. From the website: "World Trade Press is a publishing and information products company dedicated to providing reliable, up-to-date digital media essential for researchers, educators, travelers, and logistics and international trade professionals. These products draw from our Global Knowledgebase of digital reference information, which complements our printed offerings that include maps, books, and atlases."



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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Directories, Reference Sources & Tools, Statistics

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General and Multidisciplinary, Useful and Interesting, Business, Education, Language and Literature, Music, Political Science, Religion
Children's Literature Comprehensive Database CLCD Company More info...

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database


Publisher: CLCD Company

Children's Literature Comprehensive Database (CLCD) is the premier academic research and teaching tool for courses needing quality information for locating Children’s and Young Adult books and other media. The content includes over 2.6 million fiction/non-fiction records with 650,000+ national and international awards plus 540,000+ quality, professional reviews. It includes over 330,000 author/title links plus lesson plans and teaching guides. The search engine offers 45 search-limiters to easily find appropriate materials such as: determining interest & reading levels; select trade books based on standards; create thematic, annotated biographies; interpret reviews; develop STEM book collections and more. Distant education students use a World Cat link to find materials at a local library. Students can set up their own My CLCD account to save their search assignments. . --Publisher



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Book Reviews

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Education, Language and Literature
Children's Picture Book Database Miami University More info...

Children's Picture Book Database


Publisher: Miami University

The Children's Picture Book Database at Miami University (CPBD@MU) is a bibliography for designing literature-based thematic units for all disciplines, including health education. Our database contains abstracts of over 5000 picture books for children, preschool to grade 3. Search over 900 keywords (topics, concepts, and skills) to locate books with storylines adaptable to your curriculum or program. Teachers, librarians, parents, students, and other professionals love this multidisciplinary, learner-centered resource (www.lib.muohio.edu/pictbks/).



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Education
Chronicle of Higher Education Chronicle of Higher Education More info...

Chronicle of Higher Education


Publisher: Chronicle of Higher Education

The Chronicle of Higher Education is the No. 1 source of news, information, and jobs for college and university faculty members and administrators. A subscription to The Chronicle includes access to all of this Web site and to Academe Today, our daily e-mail newsletter.



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Full Text Articles

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Education
CIA World Factbook United States More info...

CIA World Factbook


Publisher: United States

The National Intelligence Survey is an invaluable publication which provides the essential elements of basic intelligence on all areas of the world.



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Government Information, Reference Sources & Tools, Statistics

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Business, Marketing, Education, Political Science, Sociology and Criminal Justice
Discovery Education Teaching Tools Discovery Education More info...

Discovery Education Teaching Tools


Publisher: Discovery Education

Resources include puzzle makers, clip art and curriculum helpers.



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Education
e-Libro Premium ebrary More info...

e-Libro Premium


Publisher: ebrary

e-Libro Premium includes over 100,000 titles from more than 500 publishers, 95% from Latin America and Spain. e-Libro Premium also includes Open Access titles for seamless access to scholarly works. Books for the collection are selected for both research and instructional value from leading commercial, academic and university press publishers from Spain and all countries in Latin America. The full range of academic topics is covered in the collection, as well as more general reference works.



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E-Books

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General and Multidisciplinary, Art, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Education, Language and Literature, Medicine and Health, Music, Physiology, Pre-Law and Paralegal, Religion, Sociology and Criminal Justice
ED.gov U.S. Department of Education More info...

ED.gov


Publisher: U.S. Department of Education

The Department of Education's website: ED was created in 1980 by combining offices from several federal agencies. Its original directive remains its mission today — to ensure equal access to education and to promote educational excellence throughout the nation.



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Government Information, Statistics

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Education
Education Source EBSCO More info...

Education Source


Publisher: EBSCO

As the most authoritative resource for the study of education, this bibliographic and full-text database covers scholarly research and information to meet the needs of education students, professionals and policy makers.
Education Source was developed from a merger of high-quality databases from EBSCO Publishing and H.W. Wilson, and includes many unique sources that were never previously available. This massive file offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full-text education journals, and encompasses an international array of English-language periodicals, monographs, yearbooks and more.
This complete source of education scholarship covers all levels of education—from early childhood to higher education—as well as all educational specialties, such as multilingual education, health education and testing.
Content includes:
Full text for over 1,700 journals
Indexing and abstracts for thousands of journals
Full text for more than 550 books and monographs
Full text for numerous education-related conference papers
Citations for over 4 million articles, including book reviews
Over 100,000 controlled and cross-referenced names of educational tests
And much more…



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E-Books, Full Text Articles, Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals

Subject Coverage

Education
Educational Administration Abstracts EBSCO More info...

Educational Administration Abstracts


Publisher: EBSCO


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Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals

Subject Coverage

Education
ERIC EBSCO More info...

ERIC


Publisher: EBSCO

A bibliography of educational materials available since 1966 from the journals Current Index of Journals in Education and Resources in Education Index. Designed for teachers, students, administrators, researchers and others interested in the field of education. Links to full text articles in other EBSCOhost databases provided.



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Full Text Articles, Indexes & Abstracts, Scholarly Journals

Subject Coverage

Education
ERIC (IES) Institute of Education Sciences More info...

ERIC (IES)


Publisher: Institute of Education Sciences

The Education Resources Information Center (ERIC), sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education, produces the world’s premier database of journal and non-journal education literature. The ERIC online system provides the public with a centralized ERIC Web site for searching the ERIC bibliographic database of more than 1.1 million citations going back to 1966. More than 107,000 full-text non-journal documents (issued 1993-2004 are available for free.



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Full Text Articles, Scholarly Journals

Subject Coverage

Education
Eurydice: Information on Education Systems and Policies in Europe The Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) More info...

Eurydice: Information on Education Systems and Policies in Europe


Publisher: The Education, Audiovisual and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA)

Information and reports on educational systems in 31 European countries. This resource provides descriptions of individual countries' education systems and data on education in Europe.



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Statistics

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Education
Evaluation Center Western Michigan University More info...

Evaluation Center


Publisher: Western Michigan University

Mission Statement The Evaluation Center's mission is to advance the theory, practice, and utilization of evaluation. The Center's principal activities are research, development, dissemination, service, instruction, and national and international leadership in evaluation. -- website, March 12, 2009



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Education
Great Sites for Kids American Library Association More info...

Great Sites for Kids


Publisher: American Library Association

The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), has created a web page with links to outstanding children's websites.



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Useful and Interesting, Education
Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) U.S. Department of Education More info...

Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)


Publisher: U.S. Department of Education

IPEDS is a primary resource for postsecondary education statistics. Data available include admissions, tuition rates, enrollment numbers, race/ethnicity of students, graduation rates, and amount of student financial aid.



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Statistics

Subject Coverage

Education
International Children's Digital Library University of Maryland More info...

International Children's Digital Library


Publisher: University of Maryland

A collaborative project of the University of Maryland and the Internet Archive that was started in 2002, the International Children's Digital Library is a collection of digitized books for children aged 3-13. Designed to appeal to children in many different cultures, the collection contains over 10,000 children's books in over 54 languages, including award-winning books.



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E-Books

Subject Coverage

Education, Language and Literature
Khan Academy Khan Academy More info...

Khan Academy


Publisher: Khan Academy

Open education website with free, self-paced lessons in mathematics, science and other subjects.



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Subject Coverage

Useful and Interesting, Education
KidsHealth! Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health More info...

KidsHealth!


Publisher: Nemours Foundation's Center for Children's Health

KidsHealth is the largest and most-visited site on the Web providing doctor-approved health information about children from before birth through adolescence.



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Useful and Interesting, Education, Medicine and Health
LearningExpress Library Plus LearningExpress, LLC. More info...

LearningExpress Library Plus


Publisher: LearningExpress, LLC.
Learning Express Library offers practice tests and exercises for academic and licensing tests including the SAT, GRE, LSAT, real estate, citizenship, ESL and more, as well as academic skills exercises for students in elementary, middle, high school and college. Free registration is required.
 

 



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Tutorials

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Career and Employment, Test Preparation, Useful and Interesting, Education
Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print EBSCO More info...

Mental Measurements Yearbook with Tests in Print


Publisher: EBSCO

The Mental Measurements Yearbook™ (MMY) provides users with a comprehensive guide to over 2,700 contemporary testing instruments. Designed for an audience ranging from novice test consumers to experienced professionals, the MMY series contains information essential for a complete evaluation of test products within such diverse areas as psychology, education, business, and leadership.
The MMY series allows users to make knowledgeable judgments and informed selection decisions about the increasingly complex world of testing. MMY provides coverage from Volume 9 to the present. Mental Measurements Yearbook includes the MMY Archive providing all yearbooks from the first edition in 1938, through the 18th yearbook released in 2010.
This resource also includes the complete Tests in Print database which serves as a comprehensive bibliography to all known commercially available tests that are currently in print in the English language. TIP provides vital information to users including test purpose, test publisher, in-print status, price, test acronym, intended test population, administration times, publication date(s), and test author(s). A score index permits users to identify what is being measured by each test.
Tests in Print also guides readers to critical, candid test reviews published in the Mental Measurements Yearbook (MMY) series. Tests in Print is an indispensable reference for professionals (including such areas as education, psychology, business) as well as anyone interested in the critical issues of tests and testing (Excerpted From www.ebscohost.com).



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Psychology, Business, Education
National Center for Education Statistics U.S. Department of Education More info...

National Center for Education Statistics


Publisher: U.S. Department of Education

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), located within the U.S. Department of Education and the Institute of Education Sciences, is the primary federal entity for collecting and analyzing data related to education.



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Government Information, Statistics

Subject Coverage

Education
National Longitudinal Transition Study-2 National Center for Education Research More info...

National Longitudinal Transition Study-2


Publisher: National Center for Education Research

The National Longitudinal Transition Study-2 (NLTS2), was commissioned to begin in 2001 by the U.S. Department of Education and is a follow-up of the original National Longitudinal Transition Study. This ongoing study examines numerous issues related to secondrary school students, particularly in special education. This information has been synthesized into fact sheets, reports, and other publications, all available on the NTLTS-2 website.



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Government Information, Statistics

Subject Coverage

Education
Newbery Medal home page American Library Association More info...

Newbery Medal home page


Publisher: American Library Association

The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.



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Education, Language and Literature
Primary Search EBSCO More info...

Primary Search


Publisher: EBSCO

Primary Search®, designed specifically for elementary school libraries, contains full text for more than 70 popular, elementary school magazines. All full-text articles are assigned a reading level indicator (Lexiles). Additionally, Primary Search includes the Encyclopedia of Animals™, and features Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, providing students with easy-to-read encyclopedic entries written specifically for kids. The database also provides the American Heritage® Children's Dictionary, 3rd Edition from Houghton Mifflin, and thousands of relevant photos, maps, and flags (ebscohost.com).



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Dictionaries & Encyclopedias, Full Text Articles

Subject Coverage

Education
Professional Development Collection EBSCO More info...

Professional Development Collection


Publisher: EBSCO

A valuable resource aimed primarily at professional educators and others interested in the field of education. Information on everything from child development to theories and practices of different teaching methods.



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Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

Education
School District Demographics System (SDDS) U.S. Department of Education More info...

School District Demographics System (SDDS)


Publisher: U.S. Department of Education

Provides detailed demographic data on school districts throughout the United States as complied from Census data and the American Community data survey.



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Government Information

Subject Coverage

Education
Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS) U.S. Department of Education More info...

Schools and Staffing Survey (SASS)


Publisher: U.S. Department of Education

SASS surveys personnel in public, private and Bureau of Indian Education (BIE) schools in the 50 states and the District of Columbia to track school trends on a national basis. Key demographic reports include date on the numbers of students, principals, school media centers, and teachers in public, private, and BIE elementary and secondary schools.



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Government Information

Subject Coverage

Education
Smithsonian Human Origins Program: Education Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History More info...

Smithsonian Human Origins Program: Education


Publisher: Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

This web site is dedicated to bringing users the excitement, latest findings, and profound implications of the scientific exploration of human origins. The Education section provides resources for educators, including a Teacher's Forum, lesson plans, and resources for students.



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Subject Coverage

Education
Something About the Author Gale More info...

Something About the Author


Publisher: Gale

Something About the Author Online provides comprehensive access to all volumes ever printed in Gale's™ acclaimed and long-standing Something About the Author series, which examines the lives and works of authors and illustrators for children and young adults and is the preeminent source on authors and literature for young people. Something About the Author Online includes both the main series and Something About the Author Autobiography Series, totaling more than 290 volumes, 20,000 entries, and nearly 30,000 images - all delivered in an easy-to-use 24/7 online format that matches the exact look and feel of the print originals. (publisher, May 2017)



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Book Reviews, Full Text Articles, Indexes & Abstracts, Literary Criticism, Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

Education, Language and Literature
SPARK SPARK More info...

SPARK


Publisher: SPARK

SPARK is a research-based organization that disseminates evidence-based Physical Education, After School, Early Childhood, and Coordinated School Health programs to teachers and recreation leaders serving Pre-K through 12th grade students.Visit the Resources section of this website for free tools including PE lesson plans for elementary physical education, middle school physical education, high school physical education and other physical education resources. You'll also find information on preschool physical education, after school activity ideas and resources for coordinated school health programs.



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Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

Education, Exercise and Sports Studies
State Education Data Profiles U.S. Department of Education More info...

State Education Data Profiles


Publisher: U.S. Department of Education

View and compare state educational data, including demographics, finances, enrollment, public libraries, and postsecondary education.



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Government Information, Statistics

Subject Coverage

Education
TeachableMoment.org Educators for Social Responsibility Metro More info...

TeachableMoment.org


Publisher: Educators for Social Responsibility Metro

TeachableMoment.Org provides educators with timely teaching ideas to encourage critical thinking on issues of the day and foster a positive classroom environment.



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Subject Coverage

Education
Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust Florida Center for Instructional Technology More info...

Teacher's Guide to the Holocaust


Publisher: Florida Center for Instructional Technology

The site describes itself as "an overview of the people and events of the Holocaust through photographs, documents, art, music, movies, and literature" The resources are geared particularly for the teacher, and it includes activities that can be used.



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Digital Images, Historical/Primary Resources, Primary Sources (Historical)

Subject Coverage

Education, History
TeachingBooks TeachingBooks.net More info...

TeachingBooks


Publisher: TeachingBooks.net

TeachingBooks.net is an easy-to-use website that adds a multimedia dimension to the reading experiences of children's and young adult books. Our online database is developed and maintained to include thousands of resources about fiction and nonfiction books used in the K–12 environment, with every resource selected to encourage the integration of multimedia author and book materials into reading and library activities.



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Subject Coverage

Education
Texas Education Agency Texas Education Agency More info...

Texas Education Agency


Publisher: Texas Education Agency


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Government Information, Statistics

Subject Coverage

Education, Texas
Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS) State of Texas More info...

Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills (TEKS)


Publisher: State of Texas

Curriculum objectives for Texas elementary, middle, and high schools.



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Government Information

Subject Coverage

Education
U.S. Census Bureau: School Enrollment U.S. Census Bureau More info...

U.S. Census Bureau: School Enrollment


Publisher: U.S. Census Bureau

This site contains national school enrollment data as collected by the Census Bureau annually in the Current Populations Survey. Current and historical data on school population, race/ethnicity, graduation rates, educational attainment, and college enrollment.



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Government Information

Subject Coverage

Education
UNESCO Institute for Statistics UNESCO More info...

UNESCO Institute for Statistics


Publisher: UNESCO

Global and internationally comparable statistics on education, science, culture and communication.



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Statistics

Subject Coverage

Education, Mass Communication
USGS Education Resources for Teachers U.S. Geological Survey More info...

USGS Education Resources for Teachers


Publisher: U.S. Geological Survey

Selected online resources from the United States Geological Survey, including lessons, data, maps, and more, to support teaching, learning, education (K-12), and university-level inquiry and research.



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Government Information

Subject Coverage

Education
Vocabulary.com Thinkmap More info...

Vocabulary.com


Publisher: Thinkmap

Vocabulary.com combines the world's smartest dictionary with an adaptive learning game that will have you mastering new words in no time. (Published May 2016)



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Reference Sources & Tools

Subject Coverage

General and Multidisciplinary, Education, Language and Literature
ZAC Brower: Zone for Autistic Children More info...

ZAC Brower: Zone for Autistic Children


Publisher:

ZAC Browser is the first internet browser developed specifically for children living with variants of autistic spectrum disorders. Zac Browser is software that allows your child to access games (a lot of games) activities (based on diverse interests) along with videos (that allow a stimulating experience and encourages children to talk). All games, activities and videos are specifically chosen for their positive effect on children suffering from autism.



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Subject Coverage

Education, Psychology
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