Database Guides

How to navigate specific databases.

Citation searching
A number of databases provide the means of determining where a particular work or author has been cited by other authors in other works, frequently allowing ...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 12:02 PM
Finding articles within a given topic
If you want to do a general search for articles within a particular topic, try searching our list of databases. The default listing is alphabetical, but you...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 2:12 PM
Finding literature reviews
Certain databases allow you to limit a search by document type. Some among them are: Education Research Complete (access from database list): Using th...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 2:42 PM
How can I access reference works on education published by Springer?
Electronic reference works published by Springer cannot be accessed directly through EDUCAT, the TC lists of e-journals and databases, or CLIO.  They ar...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 3:13 PM
How can I set my Google Scholar preference to search TC and CU e-resources?
Use the familiar Google search to search for the full text of scholarly articles available through Teachers College and Columbia University Libraries. Star...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 3:23 PM
Online Databases
The term "database" covers a broad range of online resources, and includes indexes to periodical literature, catalogs of books, encyclopedias, dic...
Mon, 26 Mar, 2018 at 4:36 PM