Full-text for nearly 1400 journals back to 1937 for many of the most-used journals in nursing and allied health. Topics covered include nursing, biomedicine, health sciences librarianship, alternative/complementary medicine, consumer health and 17 allied health disciplines. Provides access to health care books, nursing dissertations, selected conference proceedings, standards of practice, audiovisuals, book chapters and searchable cited references. Follows the structure of the Medical Subject Headings (MeSH) used by the National Library of Medicine. (Source: Provider Web Site)
The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center) database is sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education to provide extensive access to educational-related literature. ERIC provides ready access to education literature to augment American education by increasing and facilitating the use of educational research and information to improve practice in learning, teaching, educational decision-making, and research. ERIC provides coverage of journal articles, conferences, meetings, government documents, theses, dissertations, reports, audiovisual media, bibliographies, directories, books and monographs.
A shared digital library, JSTOR includes more than 2,000 academic journals, dating back to the first volume ever published, along with thousands of monographs and other materials relevant for education. Contains more than 50 million pages with approximately 3 million pages added annually.Early Journal Content published prior to 1923 in the United States and prior to 1870 elsewhere includes discourse and scholarship in the arts and humanities, economics and politics, and in mathematics and other sciences. These 500,000 articles from more than 200 journals represent 6% of the content on JSTOR. ETSU also subscribes to the JSTOR eBook collection (over 15,000 titles)
Peer-reviewed literature in behavioral science and mental health
Provides access to international literature in behavioral science and mental health, including abstracts of scholarly journal articles, book chapters, books and dissertations. Topics include the psychological aspects of multiple disciplines.
PubMed is a free resource that is developed and maintained by the National Center for Biotechnology Information (NCBI), at the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM), located at the National Institutes of Health (NIH). PubMed comprises over 24 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. PubMed citations and abstracts include the fields of biomedicine and health, covering portions of the life sciences, behavioral sciences, chemical sciences, and bioengineering. PubMed also provides access to additional relevant web sites and links to the other NCBI molecular biology resources.
New / Trial Databases
The following databases are newly acquired or being evaluated for a future subscription.
Information about measurement tools and instruments across various disciplines/professions
The HaPI bibliographic database enables users to enhance the quality of the measurement tools and instruments used in their investigations and explorations in the fields of medicine, nursing, public health, psychology, social work, communication, sociology, and organizational behavior/ human resources.
Searchable full-text for over 8,000 historical newspapers Expires 12/7/18
Newspapers.com Library Edition offers full page newspaper images with searchable full-text for millions of pages of newspapers. The collection includes digital reproductions providing access to both full runs and portions of runs for thousands of newspapers.
Tools and videos that explain how to find, evaluate, and use information.
Aligned both to ACRL Information Literacy and Common Core English Language Arts standards, Research Companion provides a framework and foundation for information literacy instruction. More than 80 short videos are organized into nine Learning Modules that answer questions like "How do I choose a topic?" "Where do I find information?" and "How do I evaluate sources?" Different kinds of "pre" and "post" assessment questions make the viewing experience more interactive, while allowing educators to measure students learning and identify gaps in their understanding.
SAGE Research Methods (SRM) has a wide array of tools for every step of the research process plus hundreds of qualitative and quantitative methods, including interactive tools such as the Methods Map and Project Planner.
Testing & Education Reference Center (TERC) assists with standardized test preparation for for GRE, LSAT, MCAT, and MAT. TERC also provides career-oriented test preparation for information technology, teaching (PRAXIS), law programs, nursing programs (NCLEX), Air Force officer qualifying, military aptitude, licensure exams, and more, TERC also includes help researching undergraduate and graduate programs, finding tuition assistance, and exploring careers. It includes practice tests for entrance exams, certifications, and licensing exams. TERC replaces LearningExpress Library which will not be available after April 30th, 2018.
Learn over 100 different languages through the Tennessee Electronic Library (TEL). Builds all four core skills of a language: listening, speaking, reading, and writing. English lessons for speakers of over 25 different languages. KidSpeak has kid-friendly lessons and interface in 6 languages. Mobile apps are available. Save progress on lessons completed. Transparent Language requires all users to sign up for an account with a user name and password.