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  • Academic Search Complete
    Indexes the social sciences, humanities, education, computer sciences, engineering, physics, chemistry, language and linguistics, arts & literature, medical sciences, ethnic studies, and more. Many articles are full-text.
  • ERIC (Education Resources Information Center)
    ERIC covers the field of education. Includes citations to educational journal articles and educational documents. Many documents are available full-text online. Available on the open Web at Try searching these terms: best practices, English, second language learning (and any other relevant combination of terms).
  • InfoTrac PowerSearch
    Indexes and includes some full-text of journal articles, magazine articles, newspaper articles, books, and opinions; includes content of five databases: InfoTrac General OneFile (formerly InfoTrac OneFile), Academic OneFile, Opposing Viewpoints Reference Center, InfoTrac Custom Newspapers, and the Gale Virtual Reference Library..
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    The primary database for research in psychology, PsycInfo provides access to the international literature in psychology and related behavioral and social sciences, including psychiatry, sociology, anthropology, education, pharmacology, and linguistics.
  • Sociological Abstracts
    Covers the international literature in sociology and related disciplines in the social and behavioral sciences.
  • Testing & Education Reference Center
    Includes TOEFL exam information, etc.
  • Theses and Dissertations from MSU and other institutions
    Find the full text of theses and dissertations done at MSU and beyond. If a thesis or dissertation from another institution isn't available full text in our database (pre 1997) inquire about making an Interlibrary Loan Request: 406-994-3161.
  • Web of Science Core Collection
    Broad coverage of international literature in the sciences and social sciences. Allows citation searching to determine what papers cite a particular author/paper.

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