Education

Key Resources

Education Research Complete
This resource is a bibliographic and full text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. The database provides indexing and abstracts for more than 1,820 journals, as well as full text for more than 900 journals. This database also includes full text for 71 books and monographs, and full text for numerous education-related conference papers.
Education in Video
Note: This collection has been consolidated into VAST: Academic Video Online by the publisher. Click here for details.
Education in Video is designed for training teachers on a wide range of topics (behavior, classroom management, curriculum, leadership, learning styles, student assessment) in language arts, math, social sciences, and science. Intended for teachers at all grade levels, preschool to postsecondary, the majority of the videos are aimed at primary and secondary school teachers. Includes teaching demonstrations, lectures, documentaries, and primary-source footage of students and teachers in actual classrooms. This resource is part of the VAST: Academic Video Online collection.
  • Access restrictions:Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
ERIC (EBSCOhost)
An index to thousands of education-related journal articles, books, theses, curriculi, conference papers, standards, and guidelines. EBSCO's ERIC database includes the full text of more than 2,200 digests along with references for additional information. All ERIC citations with an ERIC number that begins with the letters "ED" (for ERIC document) are available on microfiche in the Weatherford library.
Films on Demand
FoD provides instant access to over 5,500 streaming educational videos covering a wide range of subject areas. You can watch these videos on any computer with high-speed Internet access. The library has the complete FoD collection, including Business & Economics, Health, Humanities & Social Sciences, and Sciences. Create a personal FoD user ID to save playlists with your favorite videos and video segments.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off-campus.
  • Full video
Mental Measurements Yearbook (EBSCOhost)
Mental Measurements Yearbook, produced by the Buros Institute, includes consumer-oriented test reviews. The purpose of the Yearbook is to provide evaluative information to promote informed test selection. Typical test entries include descriptive information, professional reviews, and reviewer references.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
Social Sciences Citation Index
SSCI is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the social sciences. It fully indexes over 1,950 journals across 50 social sciences disciplines. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 3,300 of the world's leading scientific and technical journals.
  • A Web of Science database provided through Web of Knowledge.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
  • Coverage: 2007-present
SPORTDiscus with Full Text (EBSCOhost)  
SPORTDiscus offers comprehensive, bibliographic coverage of sport, fitness and related disciplines. This database contains over 650,000 records with journal and monograph coverage going back to 1800. The content also consists of multi-disciplinary, international references from journal and magazine articles, books, book chapters, conference proceedings and more.
  • Maximum number of simultaneous users: 1
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.

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Arts & Humanities Citation Index
AHCI is a multidisciplinary index to the journal literature of the arts and humanities. It fully covers 1,160 of the world's leading arts and humanities journals. It also indexes individually selected, relevant items from over 6,800 major science and social science journals.
  • A Web of Science database provided through Web of Knowledge.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
  • Coverage: 2007-present
Certification Exams for Oklahoma Educators (CEOE)
This site provides test preparation materials, registration and testing information, and services that allow you to register and obtain your unofficial test results.
  • Access restrictions: None
Counseling and Therapy in Video
Note: This collection has been consolidated into VAST: Academic Video Online by the publisher. Click here for details.
This online collection is ideal for the subject areas of social work, psychology, education, and other helping professions. It includes hundreds of hours of streaming video content, led by leading psychologists, psychiatrists, social workers, and academics in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K. The database includes therapy sessions, training videos, demonstrations, case consultations, lectures, discussions, and workshops plus dozens of discussion guides. This resource is part of the VAST: Academic Video Online collection.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off-campus.
ERIC - Educational Resources Information Center
This resource is an online digital library of education research and information. ERIC provides ready access to education literature to support the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research. ERIC is sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department of Education.
  • Access restrictions: None
Ethnic Studies Video Online
Note: This collection has been consolidated into VAST: Academic Video Online by the publisher. Click here for details.
Ethnic Studies Video Online includes documentary films on the subject of Native American Studies, Chicano Studies and African American Studies, among others, focusing on issues of social justice in marginalized communities. This resource is part of the VAST: Academic Video Online collection.
  • Access restrictions:Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
Family and Society Studies Worldwide
FSSW covers popular issues and meets the requirements of professionals in all fields of social work, social science and family practice. It provides comprehensive coverage of research, policy, and practice literature in the fields of family science, human ecology, human development, and social welfare.
Image Quest
Access to more than two million images from some of the best collections in the world, including DK Images, Getty Images, the National Geographic Society, Oxford Scientific, and other leading sources. Image Quest is organized by subject matter and full searchable. All images are licensed for non-commercial educational use.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
LearningExpress Library
LearningExpress Library offers skill-building interactive courses in math and English, software (including MS Office and Photoshop), as well as hundreds of online interactive practice tests for several types of exams, including graduate school entrance exams (such as the GRE, MCAT, PCAT, and others), civil service positions, and U.S. citizenship.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
LISTA with Full Text (Library, Information Science, and Technology Abstracts)
This database provides wide coverage of librarianship, classification, cataloging, bibliometrics, online information retrieval, information management and more from journals, books, research reports, and proceedings. It contains full text for more than 270 journals and indexing for hundreds more.
Teacher Tube
TeacherTube is a video sharing website similar to YouTube. It is designed to allow those in the educational industry, particularly teachers, to share educational resources. The site contains a mixture of classroom teaching resources and others designed to aid teacher training. A number of students have also uploaded videos that they have made as part of college courses. The website contains over 26,000 videos. The goal of TeacherTube is to provide an online community for sharing instructional videos.
  • Access restrictions:None
  • Full video
VTC | Request an account
First-time users must request a VTC account. Use the Virtual Training Company's video tutorials to learn the latest tools and techniques in office productivity applications, programming, operating systems, digital media, web design, and software development.
  • Access restrictions: Available to SWOSU students, faculty, and staff on and off campus.
  • High speed internet connection required for video content.
  • Maximum number of simultaneous users: 15