The library subscribes to a number of subject-specific databases. The databases below have been selected as being of particular value to Education and Childhood Studies students. In some cases there are direct links to the full text of the articles.
For more information about each database, click on the more... link.
Please note - when accessing our databases off-campus, you may be asked for your University (Shibboleth) username and password.
You can also search for whole journals. This is useful if you want to browse articles in a particular subject. The Library subscribes to thousands of eJournals (accessible online) and there are also lots of paper editions in the Library.
Use databases to find quality journal articles for your assignments. You will find many more journal databases via the Library Catalogue, but these have been selected as being of particular value for your studies.
This online tutorial will guide you through the basics of working with journal articles. (note. tutorial not available in Google Chrome)
We also have guides to help you plan your searches and reference what you find: