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Education Resources

The following contains a short selection of e-journals around your subject area to get you started. To access DIT Library's full list of e-journal titles go to the E-Journals Portal.

Electronic Journals


Internet Links

How to Guides


Subject Databases

Academic Search Complete

Coverage: Social sciences and sciences. 

Australian Education Index

1976 - Present. A comprehensive index to current literature relevant to Australian education. Covered material is selected from a wide range of Australian sources, including monographs, research reports, conference papers, periodical articles, parliamentary debates, tests, curriculum materials, and reviews.

Britannica includes the complete, updated Britannica, the oldest and largest general reference in the English language.

British Education Index

1976 - Present. Contains subject descriptions of, and bibliographic references to significant journal literature relating to education and training, and thesis literature. The database covers all aspects and fields of education from preschool to adult and higher education.

Dissertation Abstracts

1861 - Present. Dissertation Abstracts is a database of over 1.6 million records of U.S. doctoral and masters theses.

Science Direct

Coverage: Elsevier books and journals in social science, arts and humanities as well as the sciences. 


1982 - Present. The ERIC (Educational Resources Information Centre) database comprises: the Resources in Education (RIE) file of document citations and the Current Index to Journals in Education (CIJE) file of journal articles citations from over 750 professional journals. Produced by the U.S. department of education.

Oxford English Dictionary

Online edition of the printed unabridged version.