Books and e-Books

Academic Search Complete
Academic Search Complete offers an enormous collection of the most valuable full-text journals, providing users access to critical information from many sources unique to this database. In addition, this database is the leading source of peer-reviewed, full-text for STEM research, as well as for the Social Sciences and Humanities. This scholarly collection offers unmatched coverage of information spanning a broad range of important areas of academic study, including anthropology, engineering, law, sciences and more.
•    Coverage: Over 13,780 indexed and abstracted journals
•    Full text for more than 9,000 full-text journals, 7,850 peer-reviewed journals, as well as more than 900 eBooks

Business Source Complete
Business Source Complete is the world's definitive scholarly business database. As part of the comprehensive coverage offered by this database, indexing and abstracts for the most important scholarly business journals back as far as 1886 are included.
•    Full text for more than 1800 journals, 1000 eBooks, reports and monographs

Ebooks contains bibliographic records of online electronic books (e-books) in all subjects that are owned and cataloged by OCLC member libraries.
•    Coverage: 665,000+ cataloged e-books

eBooks (EbscoHost)
eBooks is a collection of full-text e-books. ACE purchased 2009 and 2010 Education publications, and will continue to update this collection.
•    Coverage: 2009+ e-books in Education (88 e-books as of March 2011)
•    Full-text: Yes

Education Source
Education Source is an authoritative online resource for Education research. This massive file offers the world's largest and most complete collection of full-text education journals. It is a bibliographic and full-text database covering scholarly research and information relating to all areas of education. Topics covered include all levels of education from early childhood to higher education, and all educational specialties, such as leadership, curriculum, instruction, multilingual education, health education, testing, administration, policy, funding, and related social issues.
•    Coverage: 2,850+ journals plus books, monographs, conference papers, and proceedings
•    Full-text: Yes - 1,800+ journals and 550+ books and monographs plus numerous conference papers and proceedings
•    Includes: Ebsco’s Professional Development Collection

Future-Focused Leadership: Preparing Schools, Students, and Communities for Tomorrow's Preparing Schools, Students, and Communities for Tomorrow by Gary Marx
•    Coverage: the book
•    Full-text: Yes

GPO Monthly Catalog
GPO Monthly Catalog is the only comprehensive index of government publications. Established in 1876, the U. S. Government Printing Office is the world’s largest publisher. Government publications are available on Education and every other subject in every academic discipline. Most are free from GPO or the issuing agency, and newer ones may be available on the Web. GPO estimates that today 50% of all U.S. government documents are now born digital.
•    Coverage: (GPO): government publications since 1861
•    Full-text: Yes – some links to full-text publications are provided by issuing agencies.

Library, Information science & Technology Abstracts with Full Text
This database covers information management, technology, and more. Coverage extends back as far as the mid-1960s.
•    Coverage: 735+ journals and 30+ monographs.
•    Full-text: Yes

OAIster harvests Open Archives Initiative (OAI)-compliant resources in all subjects and disciplines from digital libraries, institutional repositories, and online journals. Its goal is to create a collection of freely available, previously difficult-to-access, academically-oriented digital resources that are easily searchable by anyone. Digital resources include books, articles, born-digital text, audio and image files, datasets, theses, technical and research papers, and image collections.
•    Coverage: 23+ million records
•    Full-text: Yes

PapersFirst is an index of scholarly papers in all academic disciplines presented at worldwide conferences, symposia, expositions, workshops, and meetings that were received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.
•    Coverage: 6.5+ million papers since 1993
•    Full-text: none

Proceedings is a multi-disciplinary index of proceedings of worldwide conferences, symposia, expositions, workshops, and meetings that were received by The British Library Document Supply Centre.
•    Coverage: 192,000+ proceedings since 1993
•    Full-text: none

ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text – Volume A
•    Coverage:  1,000,000 citations
•    Full-text: yes—for most dissertations added since 1997

Trust Matters: Leadership for Successful Schools by Tschannen-Moran
•    Full-text: yes

WorldCat is the online catalog of books and all types of other materials located in 72,000+ libraries worldwide. American College of Education is a member of OCLC and WorldCat (OCLC symbol is ILACE.)
•    Coverage: 180+ million records dating before 1000 BC to present
•    Full-text: none

WorldCat Dissertations
WorldCat Dissertations is a catalog of dissertations, theses, and published works based on them in all subjects that are owned and cataloged by OCLC member libraries worldwide.
•    Coverage: 8+ million records; abstracts are not included
•    Full-text: none